|North End Road Fire Update: Two People Rescued by Firefighters|
Road still closed as chicken shop fire is brought under control
London Fire Brigade have said that two people were rescued from a flat above the Chicken Cottage opposite West Kensington tube station which went on fire on Tuesday morning.
The brigade also tweeted: "
The fire started in the restaurant's ducting (ventilation system)
The Fire Brigade were called to the fire on North End Road at 9.50am.
Firefighters from Fulham, Hammersmith, Kensington and Chelsea fire stations are all on the scene. And though the fire is reportedly now under control North End Road remains closed to traffic at the junction with Talgarth Road, causing traffic queues between Hammersmith Flyover and Earls Court. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area.
April 8, 2014