Fire crews tackle large blaze at Glasgow business

Fire crews are tackling the blaze. Picture: John Devlin
Fire crews are tackling the blaze. Picture: John Devlin
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Plumes of smoke have been billowing from a large blaze at a business in Glasgow since the early hours.

The alarm was raised about the “well-developed” fire in a single-storey building in Nitshill Road at around 2.30am on Thursday.

Six appliances were called to the scene, including two aerial units.

Glasgow City Council said the fire was taking place at the Nitshill Enterprise Centre.

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A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokeswoman said there have been no casualties but crews are still tackling the flames.

St Bernard’s Primary School and Woodacre Nursery will be closed on Thursday due to the incident.

The local authority also urged nearby residents to keep their windows shut.

A stretch between Cleeves Road and Seamill Street has been closed to all traffic and motorists have been urged to expect delays during rush hour.

Some public transport has also been affected.