Tayside and Central Scotland

Couple and child rescued from fire at Dundee flat

A couple and a child have been rescued from a fire at a block of flats in Dundee on Friday night.

Tayside Fire and Rescue Service were called to the blaze at Finlaggan Crescent in the city at about 11:20.

The service said three crews attended and rescued the couple and child using a ladder. They were taken to hospital for checks as a precaution.

An inquiry is under way into the cause of the fire, which is believed to have started in the flat's common stairwell.

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