The number of victims of the fire in London has risen to 12

The number of victims of a fire in an apartment building in West London has risen to 12. On Wednesday, June 14, according to Reuters.

According to police chief Stuart Kandy, these findings are not definitive. Law enforcement authorities expect the death toll will continue to rise.

Earlier in the day it was reported about six victims.

In the night of Wednesday, June 14, in a residential 27-storey apartment building began a strong fire. At the emergency arrived 40 fire trucks. Fighting the flames for several hours led to about 200 rescuers. A large part of residents were evacuated to hospitals with different injuries and wounds were delivered a few dozen victims.