Scottish Fire

Dad reveals horrific moment he tried to save man from fireball crash before scorching heat forced him to give up

A HERO dad has revealed the horrific moment he tried to save a man from a fireball car crash before the scorching heat forced him to give up. The vehicle caught fire after crashing into a building in west London yesterday, killing three people. 5 The remains of the car following the explosion of the “fireball”Credit: PA 5 Brave Danny ...

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World’s “loneliest woman” rescued from fire that destroyed her hut after surviving Stalin’s death squads

THE “Loneliest Woman” in the world has been rescued from a major fire that engulfed her historic hermit hut in distant Siberia. Agafya Lykova, 77, is the sole survivor of a family that fled into the wild in 1936 to escape Stalin’s death squads. 5 Agafya Lykova was born in this wooden hut and has lived there sinceCredit: Danil Barashkov ...

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Firefighters tackle a large blaze in Scotland’s industrial area as a huge plume of smoke is seen in the area

Smoke was seen in a Scottish town this morning as a large fire broke out in an industrial area, Emergency services rushed to the scene of the Lenziemill industrial area in Cumbernauld after receiving reports of a fire. Two fire apparatuses were called in to help extinguish the flames at around 8:10 a.m. Thick black smoke could be seen from ...

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Police investigation torched car in Cumbernauld as eyewitness reports ‘shotgun recovered from scene’

Police are investigating the discovery of a burnt out car discovered in Cumbernauld on Thursday evening. Officers rushed to Etvie Drive in the Condorrat district of the town of North Lanarkshire after the alarm was raised just before 10 p.m. Thursday evening. A Vauxhall Corsa was on fire. An eyewitness told the Daily Record how they saw forensic officers crawling ...

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Charity welcomes support to help seniors change fire alarms

Age Scotland has welcomed a new Scottish government initiative to raise public awareness about the installation of interconnected fire and smoke detectors. However, he said there is still a long way to go to ensure that all households affected by the significant change are able to meet the requirements. New legislation was introduced in the wake of the Grenfell Tower ...

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Children play near targeted house when gunman opened fire as cops escalate investigation

Children were playing in gardens near an Edinburgh house where a gunman opened fire, cops said. Emergency services rushed to the scene on Burdiehouse Drive after the alarm went off around 8:40 p.m. Friday. 2 The cops cordoned off the streetCredit: Alan MacGregor Ewing 2 Forensic pathologists were on the sceneCredit: Alan MacGregor Ewing The man, woman and two young ...

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