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01/08/2017 12:28
Tower Hamlets
Outdoor fire

Firefighters tackled a van blaze in Limehouse Link tunnel this afternoon.

Half of the white van was damaged by the blaze. Around 50 cars were evacuated before the Brigade arrived.

The Brigade was called at 1228 and the fire was under control by 1312. Fire crews from Dowgate, Stratford, Islington, Walthamstow and Poplar fire stations. The cause of the fire is under investigation.