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100 London firefighters deployed to battle Travel Lodge blaze, dozens evacuated (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Added 12-04-19 03:37:03am EST - “Roughly 100 firefighters from multiple stations across the local area were deployed to a West London hotel as parts of at least five floors were consumed by fire in the early hours of Wednesday morning.” - Rt.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Rt.com: “100 London firefighters deployed to battle Travel Lodge blaze, dozens evacuated (PHOTOS, VIDEO)”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Dozens of guests and staff evacuated as at least 15 fire engines and crews from multiple stations were called to the scene at approximately 2:52am local time. They worked tirelessly in what officials described as “challenging conditions” to contain and extinguish the fire.

Travelodge Brentford on fire around 2 am, @LondonFire here and took control, not seen a single Travelodge employee, a member of the public ran up n down every corridor on each floor telling us to leave, fire now out and dowsing down. pic.twitter.com/LFHHYADMWV

We've completed our search of the hotel. Around 160 guests & staff evacuated the building. There's no reports of any injuries. Firefighters continue to work hard in challenging conditions to bring the blaze under control https://t.co/KK5v6zXYHtpic.twitter.com/ndm6DRGkqn

The fire reportedly started in the garbage room of the hotel and quickly spread five floors up by the time first responders reached the scene.

The whole of a bin room on the ground floor is alight. The fire spread to an adjacent hotel of five floors. Firefighters are carrying out a systematic search of the hotel. Latest here https://t.co/KK5v6zXYHtpic.twitter.com/I4nTAwqR8E

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