LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) – A horrific fire was burning a 24-story apartment building in London Wednesday morning.
Video from social media appears to show flames raging from most of the building’s floors at the Grenfell Tower in west London.READ MORE: One Crew Member Killed, Second Wounded After Alec Baldwin Discharges Prop Gun On Movie Set In New Mexico
A BBC reporter on the scene reported the entire building, which houses 120 units, had burned through and there were fears the tower could collapse.
The Daily Mail reports people were trapped and onlookers heard screams for help.READ MORE: CDC Announces Immediate Recall Of Popular Household Item
There are reports some people climbed down from their units using sheets as ropes.
CBS2/KCAL9’s Tom Wait reports 30 patients were taken to the hospital. A significant number of people were unaccounted for.MORE NEWS: Petition Calls For Banning Real Firearms From Hollywood Sets Following Shooting Death Of Halyna Hutchins
At least 200 firefighters and 40 engines were on the scene.