Massive Blaze Engulfs High-Rise Apartment Building In London, People Feared Trapped

LONDON — Police and fire crews were battling a huge blaze that engulfed a high-rise building in West London.

The London Fire Brigade and the London Ambulance Service swarmed the scene of the Grenfell Tower apartment building as officers set a perimeter.

Police said they were working to evacuate the building—-witnesses reported hearing screams from the upper floors.

“At this stage we are aware of two people being treated at the scene,” London’s Metropolitan Police Service said in a brief statement. Residents were urged to avoid the area.

It was unclear what sparked the fire.

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Images posted to social media showed the scope of the operation.

 

 

 

 

 

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