Evening Express

Firefighters battle Aberdeen high rise balcony blaze

More than 20 firefighters were called to a blaze on the fourth floor of an Aberdeen high rise.

The incident happened on the balcony of a fourth floor flat at Elphinstone Court, Tillydrone.

A spokesman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said four pump appliances and a height appliance were sent to the scene after the call was received at 3.31pm.

A total of 21 firefighters were in attendance and the incident was over by 3.58pm.

It is not believed anybody was injured in the fire.