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Firefighters tackle Aberdeen blaze in Rosemount Place

Wallfield Place fire
Image caption The fire broke out on Friday afternoon

Dozens of firefighters have tackled a serious blaze in Aberdeen.

The fire broke out in the Rosemount Place area on Friday afternoon.

Fire, police and ambulance crews were all called to the scene shortly before 14:00.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said eight pumps and a height vehicle were involved, with a dry cleaners, flats and a neighbouring design shop affected.

Image caption Several firefighters were called to the scene

A spokesperson later said the situation had been brought under control.

The Scottish Ambulance Service said one person was checked for the effects of smoke inhalation.

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