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Woman critical after 'setting herself on fire' at police station

Scene outside Clydebank police office Image copyright PA
Image caption The woman set herself on fire in the reception area of Clydebank police station

A woman who apparently set herself on fire at a Scottish police station is in a critical condition in hospital.

The woman suffered serious burns in the incident in the reception area of Clydebank police station, in the town's Montrose Street, at 09:55 on Wednesday.

The reception area was closed while officers carried out investigations but has since re-opened.

The injured woman was attended by paramedics before being taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary.

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