Woman escapes blaze - but Limehouse flat bady damaged

A woman was treated for smoke inhalation after her flat was badly damaged by a fire in Limehouse.

Firefighters were called out just before at 11.55pm on Friday night (October 12) and it took crews 35 minutes to bring the blaze in Maroon Street under control.

The London Ambulance Service treated the woman at the scene, while officers from Shadwell, Bethnal Green, and Poplar fire stations battled the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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