Man dies after being pulled from burning Seven Kings flat by firefighters
10:29 19 October 2016
A man died in hospital after firefighters rescued him from a burning flat yesterday morning.
The blaze broke out in a ground floor flat in Elgin Road, Seven Kings, destroying roughly a quarter of the property.
A London Fire Brigade spokeswoman said: “We attended a fire at an end of terrace house in Elgin Road at 10.55 this morning.
“A ground-floor flat had suffered 25 per cent damage and fire crews wearing breathing apparatus rescued a man from the building.
“The man was then taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service.
“Sadly, he later died in hospital.”