Five Things You Need to Know: June 14, 2017

Posted at 5:39 AM, Jun 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-14 07:41:21-04

DENVER -- Good morning! Here's what you need to know today, Wednesday, June 14.

1. A 24-story fire engulfs a residential structure in London

A 24-story tower was engulfed early Wednesday morning in London. At least six people were killed and dozens injured. It's unclear what caused the fire.

2. Denver DA offers ways to help protect elderly parents
The Denver District Attorney’s Office will be revealing ways to help protect your elderly parents from being taken advantage of. Denver7 will post more details.

3. World Blood Donor Day 
The event serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood.

4. G-Line testing begins
RTD’s much-awaited G-Line will begin testing on Wednesday.

5. Town halls to address crippling teacher shortage 
The Colorado Department of Higher Education and Colorado Department of Education begin a series of statewide town halls to address Colorado's teacher shortage.