Britain: Big fire near London Underground station (VIDEO)
A large fire broke out near Elephant and Castle train station in south London with huge clouds of smoke covering the skies of the British capital.
A strong force of the Fire Brigade is operating at the spot with ten vehicles and 70 firefighters, while the Authorities are calling on the citizens to avoid the area and to keep the windows of their houses closed.
Social media has been flooded with photos and videos of the dense black smoke that has engulfed south London.
Ten fire engines and around 70 firefighters are attending a fire at railway arches nearby #ElephantCastle railway station. Please avoid the area and close all doors and windows https://t.co/L7YXgTDzE0
Early video from the scene of the blaze at railway arches in #ElephantCastle. We have 10 fire engines & 70 firefighters attending & have taken nearly fifty 999 calls. Please avoid the area https://t.co/L6NNuDfThB