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Two women killed in Dagenham fire

PUBLISHED: 11:47 25 January 2017 | UPDATED: 14:46 25 January 2017

The fire broke out in a maisonette.

The fire broke out in a maisonette.

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Two women have died in a fire at a home in Dagenham this morning.

Fire at Bradwell Ave Dagenham.Fire at Bradwell Ave Dagenham.

Four fire engines and 21 firefighters were called the blaze in a second-floor maisonette in Bradwell Avenue at 7.26am.

Three men, a woman and two children had already managed to escape from the property, but sadly two women were declared dead at the scene.

The fire broke out Wednesday morning at a maisonette in Bradwell Avenue Dagenham.The fire broke out Wednesday morning at a maisonette in Bradwell Avenue Dagenham.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus rescued a child and three adults from a neighbouring flat.

The fire was brought under control by 9.48am.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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