Fire services are currently attending the scene of a car blaze in Rutherglen.

An appliance has been dispatched to Cathkin Relief Road in the Fernhill area of the town where the Evening Times understands a car has been left burnt out in the middle of the road.

A user on social media also speculated over the incident earlier on this evening and posted an image of a car in flames with smoke billowing into the sky.

Glasgow Times:

A Police Scotland spokewoman said cops were called to the fire at 5.25pm after receiving reports that a Mercedes car was in ablaze.

She added: "It's believed there are no injuries.

"The road is closed until further notice."