Twelve people evacuated from flats fire in Peckham

News Desk (24 August, 2016)

Brigade officers had the blaze under control within one hour of arriving

11531Fire in Lympstone Gardens fire, credit to London Fire Brigade

A dozen residents have been evacuated from a block of flats in Lympstone Gardens, Peckham, after a fire broke out just after 1pm.

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters were called to the address, where a balcony could be seen on fire from the street outside.

The fire spread to a second-floor balcony, but the brigade were able to stop it spreading into other flats.

No injuries have been reported.

The Brigade have confirmed they were called at 1.13pm, and the fire was under control by 1.49pm.

Firefighters attended from stations in Old Kent Road, New Cross, Brixton and Dockhead. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Contribute

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

tags

Related Topics

PeckhamLymostone Gardens