Two women taken to hospital after Acton flat fire

Image above: London Fire Brigade officers attend the fire

Two women suffer from smoke inhalation

Two women were taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation following a fire at a flat at Park Rd North in South Acton on Tuesday afternoon (11 June).

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters attended the fire in a four-roomed third floor flat in a 13-storey residential block. Crews from Chiswick, Ealing, Hammersmith and surrounding fire stations attended the scene.

The London Fire Brigade said:

“The Brigade’s Control Officers have received around 15 calls about the fire. The Brigade was called at 13.43 and the fire was brought under control by 14.29. The cause of the fire has been recorded as undetermined.”

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