London Ambulance Service said it is responding to the fire in Queensdale Crescent, Shepherd’s Bush, and is treating “a number of patients” at the scene.
In a statement on Twitter, LAS said: “London Ambulance Service is responding to a fire in Queensdale Crescent, W11, alongside colleagues from the London Fire Brigade. We have dispatched multiple resources to the scene and are treating a number of patients.”
The high-rise block is located just a couple of hundred yards away from Grenfell Tower, with smoke visible over the area.
Latest video from the scene shows a badly charred and blackened window on the 12th floor, with soot and ask coating windows around the affected flat.