East Ham kebab shop fire under control

East Ham fire. Picture: David Mirzoeff

East Ham fire. Picture: David Mirzoeff - Credit: Archant

Firefighters have brought a blaze that broke out in a kebab shop under control.

Around 58 firefighters and officers have been battling flames at Gujranwala Kebab House in Barking Road, East Ham since 12.50pm and they managed to extinguish the flames at 3.45pm.

Barking Road is shut between High Street North and Wellington Road and the incident has caused heavy traffic in the area.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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