IN PICTURES: Fires Engulf 24-Storey London Block

Authorities have confirmed an uncertain number of fatalities as a result of a fire that destroyed Grenfell Tower near Notting Hill in West London.

14/06/2017 11:59 SAST | Updated 14/06/2017 11:59 SAST

Residents of a London tower block that went up in flames said they warned the building's management of fire risks, according to HuffPost UK.

Blog posts since 2013 in the Grenfell Action Group warned it would take a "catastrophic event" to draw attention to massive fire risks in the building.

Fires Engulf 24-Storey London Block