Renfrew fire leaves lorries and trucks as burnt out shells after causing ‘explosion’ heard in Glasgow

AN ‘EXPLOSION’ was heard across Glasgow early this morning after four vehicles caught fire in Renfrew. Two vans and two lorries were ablaze on Meadowside Street around 12.48am.

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Two lorries and two trucks were burnt out by an overnight blaze in RenfrewCredit: John Kirkby – The Sun Glasgow

Three fire crews raced to tackle the flames. The noise from the motors catching fire could be heard across the River Clyde in Yoker.


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One social media user described it as a “huge explosion.”

Fire fighters battled the blaze through the night, with one crew still on the scene around 8.30am. The lorries and trucks have been left as burnt out shells.

Renfrew fire leaves lorries and trucks as burnt out shells after causing ‘explosion’ heard in Glasgow

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Firefighters raced to Meadowside Street just before 1am, with one crew still on the scene eight hours laterCredit: John Kirkby – The Sun Glasgow

Huge explosion in Renfrew across the Clyde from Yoker whats going on? #Glasgow[2]

— Robert Gifford (@Paleovirologist) August 15, 2019[3]
Renfrew fire leaves lorries and trucks as burnt out shells after causing ‘explosion’ heard in Glasgow

It is not clear if there are any casualties. A spokesperson for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said: “At around 12.48am, we were called to reports of two vans and two lorries on fire on Meadowside Street, Renfrew.


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“Operations control mobilised three appliances. “One appliance is still in attendance.”

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References

  1. ^ Wildfire panic in Majorca as 100 tourists flee massive blaze on famous beach (bit.ly)
  2. ^ #Glasgow (twitter.com)
  3. ^ August 15, 2019 (twitter.com)
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