Man rescued from blaze at 15-storey tower block in Battersea yesterday

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Man rescued from blaze at 15-storey tower block in Battersea yesterday

Postby Community Editor » Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:21 pm

Firefighters have rescued a man from a blaze at a block of flats in Battersea.

Dramatic footage showed worried onlookers watching on as crews rushed into the 15-storey building  yesterday.

About 60 firefighters and eight fire engines were called tackle the flames in a flat in the block at around 6.20pm.

The man who was rescued was treated by paramedics at the scene in Ingrave Street, London Fire Brigade said.

A Met Police spokesman said he is aged in his forties.

To see the video, visit: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/ ... 75876.html

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Re: Man rescued from blaze at 15-storey tower block in Battersea yesterday

Postby Community Editor » Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:30 am

Update: Sadly the man passed away in hospital. 

Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

https://www.mylondon.news/news/south-lo ... r-17216367 
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