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UK News Fire on Glasgow's Lancefield Quay near Broomielaw sees blaze engulfing row of flats

11:45  10 december  2019
11:45  10 december  2019 Source:   msn.com

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A fire is raging on the Broomielaw in Glasgow city cente. Black smoke can be seen billowing from the top floors of the flats . Eight fire engines have be. Eight fire engines have been sent to tackle the blaze . We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

More than 60 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow . It broke out in the three-storey complex in Lancefield Quay on Monday evening. There were no reports of injuries but the building, one of the first river side developments in the 1980 s , was badly damaged.

A fire is raging near the Broomielaw in Glasgow city cente.

The alarm was raised about the incident at Lancefield Quay at 6.43pm on Monday.

Black smoke can be seen billowing from the top floors of the flats.

a room with smoke and fire: The fire is engulfing the roof of the building © Daily Record The fire is engulfing the roof of the building

Eight fire engines have been sent to tackle the blaze.

At the moment there are no reports of injuries and all residents appear to have been safely evacuated.

Have you been affected by the fire? Please call the Record news desk on 0141 3093418.

One man who lives there told the Record: "I was sleeping but was woken up by it all and evacuated outside"

Glasgow Flats Fire: Firefighters Tackle Large Blaze In City Centre

  Glasgow Flats Fire: Firefighters Tackle Large Blaze In City Centre Around 60 firefighters are tackling a large blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow city centre. The alarm was raised about the incident at the three-storey Lancefield Quay at 6.43pm on Monday. Crews were met with a “well-developed” fire within the second floor of the building. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) sent 12 appliances to the scene, as well as specialist officers and resources. There have been no reports of any injuries and Police Scotland is in attendance to assist.Glasgow City Council has closed Lancefield Quay between Hydepark Street and Elliot Street.An SFRS spokeswoman said: “The SFRS was alerted at 6.43pm to reports of a fire in a building.

More than 60 firefighters have tackled a blaze at a block of flats in Glasgow . It broke out in the three-storey block in Lancefield Quay at about on Monday evening. There were no reports of injuries but the building was badly damaged.

A block of flats is on fire in Glasgow (Image: @vanessataaffe)Numerous fire engines Eyewitnesses said at least seven fire engines and a command vehicle were at the scene at Lancefield Quay , on the north bank of the Clyde. Fire on Broomielaw in Glasgow sees blaze engulfing row of flats .

Another man who lives next door said: "I was sitting in my flat and smelt the fumes. Came out of my flat to find four or five firefighters and was told to get outside."

Residents are reporting that the fire started on the river side of the flats, which back on to the River Clyde.

an old black smoke coming out of it: The fire has developed in the roof of the building © Daily Record The fire has developed in the roof of the building

Around 60 firefighters are tackling the blaze

Crews were met with a "well-developed" fire within the second floor of the three-storey building.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) sent 12 appliances to the scene, as well as specialist officers and resources.

There have been no reports of any injuries and Police Scotland is in attendance to assist.

Glasgow City Council has closed Lancefield Quay between Hydepark Street and Elliot Street.

An SFRS spokeswoman said: "The SFRS was alerted at 6.43pm to reports of a fire in a building.

"Operations control mobilised 12 appliances top the city's Lancefield Quay where firefighters were met with a fire on the second floor of a three-storey building."

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