Fire crews race to deal with wildfire in Clydebank which is 'visible across Glasgow'

Scottish Fire and Rescue is battling with a huge wildfire in Clydebank - the smoke from which could be seen from across many parts of Glasgow.

The fire could be seen across many parts of the city. Picture: Eilidh Mcintosh\@emac77

Posting on Twitter, the SFRS said it had dispatched three appliances to deal with the wildfire near Cochno Road after they received the first call at 6.41pm.

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Firefighters are still working to control the blaze, which could be seen racing across a wide area of the Kilpatrick Hills.

Huge plumes of smoke were spotted drifting towards Erskine and the Clyde.