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Blaze tackled at derelict building in Aberdeen

Fire Image copyright Bruce Saunders
Image caption Dozens of firefighters were called out

Up to 45 firefighters have been involved in tackling a late night fire at a derelict building in Aberdeen.

Emergency services were called to Kepplestone House, on Viewfield Road in the city, on Friday night.

A spokesman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said six appliances were at the scene of the blaze through until 04:45 on Saturday morning.

There were no reports of any injuries.

Image copyright Ian Christie

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