Investigation begins into fire at eight-storey block in Erith

PUBLISHED: 10:33 30 September 2016 | UPDATED: 10:34 30 September 2016

Fire engine

Fire engine

2002 Getty Images

More than 30 firefighters were called to the scene

Firefighters were called into action this morning (Friday) after fire broke out at an industrial building.

Crews were called to Church Manorway just after 3am after an automatic alarm was triggered by the flames.

Three floors worth of extraction systems were gutted by the fire inside the eight-storey block.

The fire was brought under control by 8.33am.

The cause of the fire is now under investigation.

If you value what this gives you, please consider supporting our work. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Most Read

Latest from the Bexley Times