Seven-hour blaze at car workshop

John Phillips TWO units at a car repair workshop were wrecked in a seven-hour inferno in Dagenham overnight. Forty firefighters tackled the blaze in Coppen Road, from 10.45pm yesterday until 6am today (Thurs). Fire crews remain at the scene this morning cooling down ga

John Phillips

TWO units at a car repair workshop were wrecked in a seven-hour inferno in Dagenham overnight.

Forty firefighters tackled the blaze in Coppen Road, from 10.45pm yesterday until 6am today (Thurs).

Fire crews remain at the scene this morning cooling down gas cylinders.


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The London Fire Brigade said the cause of the blaze was under investigation.

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