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January 7, 2024

Acton High Street was closed this Saturday (6 January) as around seventy fire fighters and ten fire fighters tackled a blaze at an empty shop.

The Fire Brigade received the first call concerning the former premises of Falafel Dan at the junction with Chatsworth Gardens at 11.49am. Crews from Ealing, Chiswick, Hammersmith and surrounding fire stations were sent.

The fire was located in the basement of an end the terraced building with flats above. One person left the property before the Brigade arrived, and there are no reports of any injuries.

The fire was under control before 2pm and the road has since reopened.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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