Major fire reported in Soho, London

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Friday, July 10, 2009

Map of Soho within London
Image: OpenStreetMap.

Reports say a major fire has broken out in the Soho area of central London.

Sixty firefighters were called to Dean Street, where the four-storey office building occupied by the finance company Future Capital Partners was alight. Eyewitnesses say a column of smoke is visible from up to a mile away from the site. The fire started around 2:00 pm BST (1300 GMT).

No injuries are reported and the cause of the fire is currently unknown.