Fire in London High-Rise

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At 1:15 am, on June 14, a high-rise apartment building in London caught fire. Witnesses reported people being trapped in their apartments yelling for help. Over 200 firefighters were sent to put out the fire. The firefighters rescued people at the 27-storey building. But sadly, many people could not be saved.

Firefighters tried to control the fire on the higher floors but it burned out of control. Officials think there could have been up to 600 people in the building. People living in nearby buildings were evacuated. The reason for the fire was not known but many who escaped said the fire alarm had not been set off by the fire.

Tragically, more than 50 people have died and the death toll is expected to rise. Over 70 people were taken to six hospitals across London. A crowdfunding website has been set up to help the victims at JustGiving.com.

 

 

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7 thoughts on “Fire in London High-Rise

  • June 19, 2017 at 12:56 pm
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    I played with fire when I was young.
    Maybe children must not play with fire,
    but I think they should have the chance to play with fire safety.
    As you know or not, the fire upside is not dangerous than.
    Because fire goes UP.
    If there is a fire downside, that will go up to burn fastly.
    That will be a crazy danger.
    That works as same as the building.
    So, we have to watch out about any fire even a small one.

  • June 20, 2017 at 12:24 pm
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    May they rest in peace.

  • June 23, 2017 at 11:44 pm
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    You shouln’ t play around with the fire

  • June 25, 2017 at 11:56 am
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    We are very sad for what happened. From Vietnam, we send our love to the families of the people who were hurt or killed in the fire.

  • July 11, 2017 at 6:26 am
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    iam so sad about that happened to london high rise we send our love to the families of the people who were hurt or killed in the fire and we blace to god for them that people lost there live wo so sad really about that unfortunately the reason is not clear know we are so sorry

  • July 11, 2017 at 6:33 am
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    iam so sad about that happened to london high rise we send our love to the families of the people who were hurt or killed in the fire and we blace to god for them that people lost there live wo so sad really about that unfortunately the reason is not clear know we are so sorry
    at end i wana all of the people please not careless about there live and try to rescue that people to happend like this fire action please be careful about your live and people live
    tanks to that people rescued the people

  • August 11, 2017 at 1:59 am
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    I felt sorry when I saw this terrible news and when I watched some witnesses that they told about they faced but the police must find the reason of this accident to punish anyone if proved that he is involved in this miserable.

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