Firefighters tackle car blaze in Barking Road, East Ham

PUBLISHED: 15:53 17 October 2013 | UPDATED: 15:53 17 October 2013

Firefighters tackle the burning car. Picture Ovidiu Urgu

Firefighters tackle the burning car. Picture Ovidiu Urgu


A resident captured these images of firefighters tackling a car fire in Barking Road, East Ham.

Ovidiu Urgu was with his children at around 12.20pm today when he heard a loud bang.

“I looked to see what it was and saw a parked car on fire,” he said. “The fire brigade came soon after to put it out. The smoke was really bad. 
“No-one was hurt thankfully.”

London Fire Brigade confirmed they attended the incident by the Dukes Court estate. The blaze was under control by 12.45pm.

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