World Grenfell Tower Fire Deaths: 58 People Missing And Presumed Dead

23:10  17 june  2017
23:10  17 june  2017 Source:   Huffington Post UK

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At least fifty - eight people are missing and presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower disaster, the Metropolitan Police has confirmed. [READ MORE: 11 Questions The Public Inquiry Must Answer]. Grenfell Tower : The Missing .

On Wednesday, the Grenfell apartment tower caught fire , the cause of which has not been established yet.

  Grenfell Tower Fire Deaths: 58 People Missing And Presumed Dead © PA 58 people are missing and presumed dead in the Grenfell Tower disaster, Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said.

“The fire has been truly horrific, and for me this is just a human tragedy,” Commander Cundy told reporters in west London on Saturday.

  Grenfell Tower Fire Deaths: 58 People Missing And Presumed Dead © PA “Yesterday afternoon, following expert advice... we had to pause that search and recovery. I am pleased to say that as of this afternoon, we are now back in Grenfell Tower.

“We’ve worked tirelessly to deal with the huge number of calls to our casualty bureau. Over 6,000 calls have been received into centres up and down the United Kingdom.

“We’ve worked tirelessly to determine the number of people who were in Grenfell Tower on the night and that at this point in time we are unable to say whether they are safe or well.

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Fifty - eight people are " missing and presumed dead " following the fire at Grenfell Tower , police have confirmed. Tributes and missing posters have been left on a wall near Latimer Road, close to Grenfell Tower Credit: David Mirzoeff/PA.

LONDON -- U.K. police say the 58 people who were in Grenfell Tower when a deadly fire broke out are still missing and presumed dead . Cundy said there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll.

  Grenfell Tower Fire Deaths: 58 People Missing And Presumed Dead © AFP “Sadly at this time there are 58 people who we have been told were in Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing and therefore sadly I have to assume they are dead.”

Commander Cundy said 52 families were being supported by liaison officers.

  Grenfell Tower Fire Deaths: 58 People Missing And Presumed Dead © Reuters

The number 58 may change, he added. “There may be other people who were in there on the night, that others were not aware,” he said.

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