House damaged after fire in Bushgrove Road, Dagenham

PUBLISHED: 09:26 19 July 2013 | UPDATED: 09:26 19 July 2013


The first floor of a semi-detached house on the Becontree Estate was severely damaged in a fire.

Four pumps and 21 firefighters were called to the blaze in Bushgrove Road, Dagenham at 4.22pm on Wednesday.

Two men escaped the house before the brigade arrived.

A small part of the adjoining house was slightly damaged by the fire.

The cause is under investigation.

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