Kent

Person killed in Margate cylinders blaze

  • 24 June 2014
  • From the section Kent
Firefighters in Margate
Firefighters, paramedics and police attended the scene

One person has died in a fire involving "a quantity of cylinders" at commercial premises in Margate.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service said another person had been taken to hospital after the blaze broke out in Bath Road at about 15:30 BST.

Firefighters, paramedics and police attended the scene.

The fire service said the fire had been brought under control and crews remained at the scene damping down. The cause of the blaze is not yet known.

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