Two kids and two girls have died in a home hearth in Bexleyheath in southeast London.
The London Hearth Brigade (LFB) stated in an announcement six hearth engines and round 40 firefighters had been referred to as to the blaze on Hamilton Highway round 8.30pm on Thursday.
Crews in respiration equipment managed to get two girls and two kids out of the constructing from the primary ground utilizing a 9 metre ladder. Nonetheless all 4 died on the scene, the LFB stated.
A person who left the constructing earlier than firefighters arrived has been taken to hospital.
The reason for the fireplace is beneath investigation.
“It is a actually horrible incident which is each unhappy and surprising,” stated London Hearth Commissioner Andy Roe.
“Our ideas are with the household, pals and local people at this troublesome time.”
The reason for the fireplace is being investigated