More than 100 firefighters battle blaze as fire tears through four-storey London block of flats

More than 100 firefighters battle blaze as fire tears through four-storey London block of flats

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MORE than 100 firefighters are battling a blaze which has torn through a block of flats in London.

Dramatic pictures show the devastated four-storey building in Worcester Park, South West London.

Fire crews are tackling a huge blaze at the block of flats
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Crews were called to Sherbrooke Way at around 1.30pm today after dozens of people reported seeing flames and thick, black smoke.

Around 125 firefighters and 25 engines are currently at the scene.

Crews say part of the ground, first, second and third floors of the building and most of the roof of the building are alight.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

A London Fire Brigade spokesperson said: “Twenty fire engines and around 125 firefighters have been called to a fire at a flat in Sherbrooke Way in Worcester Park.

“Part of the ground, first, second and third floors of the building and most of the roof of the building are alight.


“The Brigade’s 999 control officers have taken 28 calls to the fire.

“The Brigade was called at 0127. Fire crews from New Malden, Sutton, Mitcham, Surbiton, Wimbledon, Kingston, Wallington and other surrounding fire stations are at the scene.

“The cause of the fire is not known at this stage.”

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