The London fire brigade talked about fire fighting in high-rise building

© REUTERS / Toby MelvilleПожар in an apartment building Grenfell Tower in London. 14 Jun 2017The London fire brigade talked about fire fighting in high-rise building© REUTERS / Toby Melville

The fire Commissioner London Danny cotton called the incident in a residential building on the West of the capital fire «very hard», said that the investigation will take time.

«This is a very serious and complicated fire, we will carefully examine the nature and reasons in the coming hours and days, trying to figure out what happened,» said Kotton reporters Wednesday morning.

«Currently, specialist engineer at frames, monitors building security, yet it seems that it can come in,» she said.

Director for the coordination of services of «ambulance» Paul Woodru, in turn, confirmed that more than 50 victims of the fire in a house Grenfell Tower on the street Latimer road in West London taken to hospital, and the London fire service confirmed the deaths, without naming while their exact number.

The cause of the fire, covering all 24 floors of a building, is unclear. North Kensington is not the most prosperous area of London, there live many immigrants from Africa, the Middle East and Pakistan as well as Eastern Europe.