Glasgow & West Scotland

Major blaze near Glasgow Airport tackled

Paisley fire

More than 50 firefighters were called to tackle a large blaze at a construction yard near Glasgow Airport.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the fire at Clark Street, Paisley, had broken out at about 19:20 on Saturday.

Nine appliances were sent to the scene and firefighters used water and foam to douse the flames.

The fire produced a large amount smoke, but there were no reports of any injuries.

One fire appliance remained at the scene on Sunday morning.

A fire service spokeswoman said: "Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crews used water and foam to tackle the flames.

"Firefighters are dampening down and removing debris from the scene."