Man dies after Seven Kings house fire
PUBLISHED: 10:39 02 November 2018 | UPDATED: 11:34 02 November 2018
A 67-year-old man has died after a house fire in Seven Kings.
Last night (Thursday, November 1) he was taken to hospital with severe burns after a blaze at his two-storey house in Herbert Road.
He later died in hospital.
The man was rescued by two members of the public before the fire brigade arrived.
The London Fire Brigade (LFB) were called at 4.48pm to the fire and four fire engines went to tackle the blaze that was put out just before 6.20pm – 20 per cent of the ground floor of the house was damaged by fire.
Police were also called to the scene at around 5pm, and Herbert Road was closed while LFB dealt with the incident.