Women and child flee Stoke Newington flat fire

PUBLISHED: 16:01 08 June 2013 | UPDATED: 16:01 08 June 2013

The women and child were treated for smoke inhalation

The women and child were treated for smoke inhalation


Part of a bedroom in a flat in Evering Road was damaged by fire on Thursday night.

Two women and a child, who were able to escape the flat before the London Fire Brigade arrived, were treated for smoke inhalation by the London Ambulance Service.

Two fire engines were sent to the scene at 10.11pm and 14 fire fighters and officers had the blaze under control within half an hour.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Hackney Gazette. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Hackney Gazette