Firefighters battle the fire on Yorkton Street in Hackney, east London
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Seventy firefighters battle Hackney shops blaze

More than seventy firefighters from across London battled a major fire that started in a row of shops in Hackney, east London.

The blaze began in a joinery shop on Yorkton Street at around 13:00 BST.

One man was taken to hospital suffering from burns and smoke inhalation.

Ben Brown and Emily Maitlis report.

  • 15 Jun 2015
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