FIREFIGHTERS tackled a horror van blaze near the Gorbals.

Cathcart Road at its junction with Caledonia Road is closed at all approaches as emergency services respond to the fire. 

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The stretch of road sits between the Gorbals and Govanhill. 

Glasgow Times:

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There are no reports of any injuries from the fire which occurred after 2pm today.

Glasgow Times:

A Scottish Fire and Rescue spokeswoman said: “We were alerted at 2pm on Friday, September 25, to reports of a van on fire at the junction of Cathcart Road at Caledonia Road, Glasgow.

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“Operations Control mobilised one appliance to the site.

“Crews are currently still in attendance.

“There are no reported casualties.”

A police spokeswoman said: "Police were called around 2.10pm on Friday, September 24, to a report of a van on fire on Cathcart Road near Caledonia Road. Officers attended to assist with traffic."