|Patient Treated for Burns from Fire in Fulham Cafe|
Traffic at a standstill as fire crews tackle blaze at Tasty's Cafe
London Fire Brigade say around 35 firefighters are tackling a blaze in Tasty's cafe on Fulham High street on Friday afternoon.
The brigade posted this picture of the dramatic scene, taken by Rich Dean @richdean21 and advised people to avoid the area if possible.
The drama began around 4.45pm when the brigade tweeted: " Four fire engines and around 20 firefighters are currently dealing with a fire in a café on High Street."
A few minutes later they tweeted: " Now have 35 firefighters at café on #Fulham High Street. Ground floor is alight."
A third followed: " Heavy traffic around #Fulham High St as we deal with a café blaze. Please avoid the area if possible."
Just after 5pm, ChrisHawkswell, EP07 ?@LAS_TacAdvisor tweeted: "Ambulance crew, response paramedic, duty officer & @LAS_HART are at a cafe fire on #Fulham High Street w/ @LondonFire."
Chris is Tactical Advisor Tactical Advisor and Emergency Planning Officer with London Ambulance confirmed minutes later: "We are currently treating a patient with burns from the fire."
The fire has brought traffic across Fulham to a standstill during the rush hour on Friday.
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May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015