200 firefighters are tackling a massive blaze at a block of flats in London with reports of people are trapped in their homes.
— London Fire Brigade (@LondonFire) June 14, 2017
The Metropolitan Police said two people were being treated at the scene for smoke inhalation and an evacuation process is under way.
Residents continue to be evacuated from the tower block fire in #NorthKensington. A number of people being treated for a range of injuries.
— Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) June 14, 2017
The tower block is home to hundreds of residents and eyewitnesses reported seeing lights – thought to be torches – flashing at the top of the block of flats, which people say is “close to burning through”.