Firefighters at London carnival hold minute silence for tower fire

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (AUGUST 27, 2017) (BBC) – Fighterfighters at a west London fire station observed a minute of silence on Sunday (August 27) in tribute to victims of the Grenfell Tower blaze that killed at least 80 people on June 14.

The tribute was paid during London’s Notting Hill carnival, as members of the Westbourne Park fire station and the public fell silent in remembrance of the victims.

More than 200 firefighters and 40 engines were sent to the 24-storey Grenfell Tower during the blaze. rescuing They rescued 65 people from the devastated building.