Three men and a woman escaped from a fire in a flat on Woodseer Street in Spitalfields, E1 last night.
The fire left part of the fourth floor flat damaged and also affected the building’s fascia and a small part of its roof. Eight other people left the four storey block of flats before the Brigade arrived.
Four fire engines and around 20 firefighters from Whitechapel and Shoreditch fire stations attended the incident. The Brigade was called at 2322 and the fire was under control by 0125.The cause of the fire is under investigation.