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Fire crews provide update on blaze that ravaged building in Glasgow

Fire crews provide update on blaze that ravaged building in Glasgow <i>(Image: Newsquest)</i>
Fire crews provide update on blaze that ravaged building in Glasgow (Image: Newsquest)

An investigation is being launched into a fire at a building in Glasgow.

We previously reported that emergency services had been called to a blaze commercial property at Great Western Road this morning.

Plumes of smoke could be seen from afar in images shared with the Glasgow Times.

Glasgow Times: Photo by Robyn Mulgrew
Glasgow Times: Photo by Robyn Mulgrew

Photo by Robyn Mulgrew (Image: Robyn Mulgrew)

Fire crews have since left the scene after extinguishing the blaze and it is understood that they are now working with police to establish what happened.

Glasgow Times:
Glasgow Times:

A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said: "We were alerted at 8.34am on Thursday, 2 January to reports of a building fire at Great Western Road, Glasgow.

“Operations Control mobilised four appliances and one aerial appliance to the scene and on arrival, firefighters found a fire within a commercial premises.

“Firefighters extinguished the fire and left after ensuring the area was made safe.

"There were no reported casualties.”