Dozens of firefighters at Camden Market blaze, London
Firefighters are at Camden Market in London
Around 60 firefighters are battling a fire at London’s Camden Lock Market this morning.
London Fire Brigade said eight fire engines are at the scene of the blaze.
Pictures on social media showed a significant fire with some users saying they could see the smoke from miles away.
One witness tweeted: “On a night bus I just passed the start of a big fire in Camden, now at Euston I’ve seen lots of ambulances head north.”
A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman said: “Police were called on Monday at 12.10am to Camden Lock Market to reports of a fire.
“London Fire Brigade were already at the scene when officers arrived.
“It is unknown at this stage if any persons are injured, we await update.”
The area was hit by a major fire in 2008, shutting the attraction for several months.
Courtesy of Sky News