A flat in High Road, Leyton, caught fire yesterday

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Reisdent Rafal Adam Duszyca inside the fire-damaged flat. Reisdent Rafal Adam Duszyca inside the fire-damaged flat.

Three men were treated for smoke inhalation after a fire yesterday.

More than 20 firefighters were called to a flat in High Road, Leyton, near the junction with Warren Road, just after 5pm.

The men had escaped the flat by the time emergency crews arrived.

The fire brigade reported that all injuries were minor.

Investigators believe the fire started accidentally.

No further information is being released at this stage.

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12:15pm Fri 21 Mar 14

Villagecranberry says...

This kind of incidents often highlight the problems with bad landlords and over use of a building to provide accommodation.

There is often nothing in place as a contingency to dispose and store refuse.
This kind of incidents often highlight the problems with bad landlords and over use of a building to provide accommodation. There is often nothing in place as a contingency to dispose and store refuse. Villagecranberry
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