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Flat fire in Bethnal Green

PUBLISHED: 16:36 17 May 2019

The fire broke out in a flat in Old Bethnal Green Road. Picture: Google Maps

The fire broke out in a flat in Old Bethnal Green Road. Picture: Google Maps

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Firefighters have tackled a fire at a block of flats in Bethnal Green.

Crews were called to Old Bethnal Green Road shortly after 3pm today (Friday) to reports of a blaze in a first floor flat.

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Part of the flat was damaged but firefighters managed to get it under control by 4pm.

One woman had left the building before the London Fire Brigade arrived.

A London Ambulance Service spokeswoman confirmed one person was assessed at the scene but was not taken to hospital.


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