The number of missing in a fire in London reached 70 people

Missing in a fire in an apartment building in London are 70 people. Presumably, they all died, informs on Friday, June 16, Sky News, citing sources.

Earlier Friday, representatives of the local authorities reported about 30 casualties, warning that the death toll could rise.

On the night of June 14 in a 24-storey residential building in the British capital began a strong fire. In hospitals there are 24 people, 12 of them in serious condition. The British authorities promised a thorough investigation into the incident. Evacuees temporarily housed in nearby aid centers, mosques and churches.

The Guardian reported that the contractor repairing the apartment building, saved by the skin of the building.