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100m cordon put in place after natural gas fire in Dagenham

PUBLISHED: 16:44 24 April 2018 | UPDATED: 16:44 24 April 2018

Firefighters at the scene in Breach Lane. Picture: London Fire Brigade

Firefighters at the scene in Breach Lane. Picture: London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade

A 100 metre safety cordon was enforced around a natural gas fire in Dagenham by London Fire Brigade this afternoon.

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters were called to a building site in Breach Lane, Dagenham at 1.12pm this afternoon.

The incident was brought under control just under three hours later.

There have been no reports of injuries.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

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