EXCLUSIVE PICTURE: Woman’s dramatic escape from Gants Hill flat fire

This is the dramatic moment a young woman escaped a fire raging in her Gants Hill flat.

Moments after this photo was taken, she jumped for her life from the ledge.

Bystanders held a dust sheet out to break her fall as the fire raged behind in the flat in Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill, at about 10.15pm yesterday.

Miraculously the woman was not seriously hurt and was not taken to hospital.

Moments earlier, two other occupants jumped from the window, hitting their faces on the pavement according to eyewitnesses.


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They are both being treated in hospital.

Did you see the fire? Or do you have images or video of the blaze?

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