Glasgow & West Scotland

Firefighters tackle blaze at former church in Glasgow

Image caption The alarm was raised at about 03:00 on Sunday

Firefighters remain at the scene of a blaze at a church building in Glasgow.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was called to Great George Street, in the city's west end, just after 03:00 on Sunday.

It was understood the three-story building was being converted into flats.

An SFRS spokeswoman said six fire engines responded to the 999 call but there were no reports of any casualties.

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Image caption Six fire engines responded to the blaze

Police Scotland said a joint investigation involving the fire service and police is being carried out to establish the cause of the blaze.

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