Fire destroys new flats in Kilburn

Cause of blaze now under investigation

A fire ripped through a new block of flats in Kilburn this morning.

Around 30 firefighters and six fire engines were called to Kingsgate Place at 5.20am.

Flats which are still being built on the first, second and third floors were damaged in the blaze.

It took three hours for officers to get the flames under control and firefighters are still at the scene.

The cause of the blaze is now under investigation.