The fire in London has injured at least 30 people

The fire in London has injured at least 30 people

MOSCOW, June 14. /TASS/. At least 30 people were injured and were taken to hospital after fire in high-rise residential building “, Grenfell tower,” what happened on the night in London. This was announced on his Twitter page ambulance service of the British capital.

“We have taken 30 patients in five London hospitals after a fire in “Grenfell tower”. Our staff remain at the scene,” — said in a statement.

A fire that engulfed a 27-storey residential building “, Grenfell tower” in the Western part of London, was declared a serious incident, said the fire Department of the city.

Eye witnesses reported people screaming for help. The #GrenfellTower building contains 120 homes

— The Telegraph (@Telegraph) June 14, 2017

According to the Scotland yard, the police received first reports about the fire at 01:16 local time (03:16 MSK). To extinguish the fire involved two hundred firefighters and 40 pieces of equipment. On a place work more than 20 ambulances. Television channel Sky News, citing eyewitnesses reported that the building “almost nothing left”.

According to British newspaper the Gardian in the building could be blocked people.