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Firefighters tackling blaze at terraced houses in Woodford Green

PUBLISHED: 17:37 27 May 2014 | UPDATED: 18:36 27 May 2014

Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Brunel Road, Woodford Green

Firefighters are tackling the blaze in Brunel Road, Woodford Green

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Firefighters are tackling a blaze at two houses in Woodford Green.

The scene in Brunel Road, Woodford Green (Picture: Katie Howey) The scene in Brunel Road, Woodford Green (Picture: Katie Howey)

Crews in breathing apparatus are using two main jets and one hose reel jet on the fire, which is at two converted terraced houses in Brunel Road.

A spokesman for the London Fire Brigade said one of the houses is completely alight.

A gas leak was affecting their efforts, but firefighters have now isolated the gas at the street valve to prevent it.

Two crews from Loughton, one from Waltham Abbey, one from Hainault and one from Woodford Green are in attendance.

More to follow.

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