Evening Times - - TIMES PAST -

ONE per­son was be­lieved to have died and four oth­ers taken to hospi­tal af­ter a ma­jor blaze ripped through a Glas­gow tower block.

A mas­sive emer­gency ser­vices op­er­a­tion swung into ac­tion af­ter fire broke out in a fifth-floor flat at Wad­dell Court in the Gor­bals around 3am.

Around 50 fire­fight­ers were at the scene at the height of the blaze, and 20 wore breath­ing gear to carry out a full search of the 16-storey tower block.

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