15 firefighters tackle Mile End blaze

A fire in a flat in Mile End last week needed three fire engines and 15 firefighters to get it under control.

The blaze, which tore through a first floor flat in Amiel Street on Friday night, left a woman requiring hospital treatment for smoke inhalation.

The flat was left damaged by the fire which was brought under control after around 35 minutes by firefighters from Whitechapel and Bethnal Green fire stations.


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