Man dead after Plaistow flat fire

PUBLISHED: 12:29 31 January 2017 | UPDATED: 12:42 31 January 2017

Two fire engines were sent to the scene.

Two fire engines were sent to the scene.


A man from Plaistow has died from burns sustained at a fire his home earlier this month.

Two fire engines were called to a ground floor home in New City Road at 2.45pm on January 6.

The fire crews did not find a fire but did find a man suffering from burn wounds.

London Ambulance Service took him to hospital where he remained until he died on Monday (January 30).

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