More than 80 firefighters are battling a huge blaze in a block of flats in Shepherd’s Bush Green in west London.
Smoke could be seen billowing across the capital after the fire broke out just before 3.45pm.
London Fire Brigade said it is now known yet if anyone trapped or injured.
A spokesman added: “Eighty firefighters tackling high rise blaze at Shepherd’s Bush Green
“Twelve fire engines and 81 firefighters and officers have been called to a fire in a high rise block of flats on Shepherds Court in Shepherds Bush Green.
“Smoke from the blaze can be seen across the area and 999 control officers have taken over 40 emergency calls to the incident.