London (Web Desk): A baby was caught by a member of the public after being dropped from Grenfell Tower as it was engulfed with flames, The Telegraph reported.

Samira Lamrani, a witness said, she saw a woman try to save a baby by dropping it from a window "on the ninth or 10th floor " to waiting members of the public below.

"People were starting to appear at the windows, frantically banging and screaming," she said.

"The windows were slightly ajar, a woman was gesturing that she was about to throw her baby and if somebody could catch her baby .

"Somebody did, a gentleman ran forward and managed to grab the baby ."

She added: "I could see people from all angles, banging and screaming for help.