Death toll from London tower fire rises to 17

The death toll from the London tower block fire has risen to 17 and the figure is still expected to

rise further.

London police commander Stuart Cundy told reporters on Thursday that about 37 people were still receiving treatment in hospital, of which 17 are still in critical care.

Meanwhile, Firefighters say they have not been able to conduct a comprehensive search of the Grenfell Tower due to safety concerns.

Fire brigade chief, Dany Cotton said it was not safe for them to walk to the edges of the building and that some of the internal structures were also not regarded as safe at the moment.



Death toll from London tower fire rises to 17


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