London Fire Brigade (LFB) have reported that around 70 firefighters are currently responding to the incident.
The LFB Twitter account said around 10.30pm Monday night: “10 fire engines and around 70 firefighters are responding to a fire on Walthamstow High Street. More information to follow.”
UKNIP247 reported that the fire is “well-developed” and started around 10pm which has seen the road closed in both directions and a few of the surrounding properties evacuated.
The report added that fire crews are deploying main jets, hose reel jets, and water from a hydrant to tackle the fire.
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