'He was an unsung hero' - Wimbledon builder praised for blocking off traffic during flat fire

A van driver has been praised for helping block off a road to traffic after a fifth floor flat caught fire.

Danny Church was on his way to work on Saturday morning when he first noticed smoke coming from the home in Wandsworth Bridge Road.

"When I went past and initially noticed the beginning smoke, it was just after 9.30am," he said.

"And I kid you not, just two minutes after is when the windows smashed and the flames erupted."

At this point the...
source: Wandsworth Guardian

2019-05-22 15:32
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