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Firefighters mark Kilbirnie blaze tragedy

Firefighters will mark the 40th anniversary of a blaze in a Glasgow warehouse in which seven firemen died.

They were rescuing a trapped colleague when a flashover occurred, a burst of flame and intense heat up to 1,000 degrees.

BBC Scotland's social affairs correspondent Reevel Alderson reports.

  • 24 Aug 2012