LONDON – In a gloomy incident in northwest London; six people were reported burnt to death, including five children and their mother, as their house got fire just before 00:50 BST.
|House Fire Killed Six in Northwest London |
According to BBC reports; fire broke out in the house located in Sonia Gardens, Neasden, killed a 41-year-old woman and children aged two, five, nine, 13 and 14. The youngest two died are reported as boys while the others are girls. The father, 51, and a 16-year-old daughter also sustained injuries and shifted to the hospital from the accident site. The 16-year-old girl is in a critical condition while the father is reported as ‘out of danger’.
The emergency service was called by a 999 call at 00:50 BST and it took almost two hours to control the fire. The ground floor and first floor of the two-storey house were severely damaged.
A police spokesperson told that they were working with the fire brigade department to establish the certain cause of the fire, which still stands as mystery right now.