Firefighters tackling blaze in Tollcross area of Glasgow

Firefighters are at the scene of a “well-developed” blaze at a business in Glasgow.

Crews were called to the Tollcross area to the east of the city and emergency services have cordoned off the area while firefighters try to tackle the raging fire.

Police are at the scene, along with four fire engines and an aerial platform.

A spokeswoman for the fire service said: “The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted at 8.15pm to reports of a building fire on Tollcross Road, Glasgow.

“Operation control mobilised four fire engines and one aerial appliance to the scene, where crews are currently tackling a well-developed fire within a two-storey business premises.”

She added that there is not believed to be any casualties at this stage.

The ambulance service was unavailable for comment.

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