Major Fire On Hackney Road

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By M@ Last edited 35 months ago
Major Fire On Hackney Road

Ten fire engines and over 70 firefighters today tackled a major blaze on Hackney Road.

https://twitter.com/markwake/status/610430184014090240

The fire appeared to be centred on the building behind Boba Yard bubble tea and Second Tread where Hackney Road meets Yorkton Street. LBC reported that one man has been taken to hospital with burns and suffering from smoke inhalation.

A video from @thefrenchieUK shows the scene.

https://twitter.com/thefrenchieuk/status/610425148819251200

Update 2.20pm: Although the blaze looked ferocious, it appears that firefighters now have it under control.

https://twitter.com/LondonFire/status/610435439363670018/

Last Updated 15 June 2015