20th September 2018
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Cars destroyed in blaze

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Two cars were destroyed by fire this morning at the Hillhead car park and a third car was heat damaged.

One of the cars destroyed by the blaze on Wednesday morning. Photo: Adam Civico

One of the cars destroyed by the blaze on Wednesday morning. Photo: Adam Civico

The call to the fire services came just before 9am and two appliances from Lerwick responded. Firefighters used two hose reel jets and a main jet with foam to tackle the fire, which was under control in 20 minutes.

The last fire appliance left the scene shortly before 10am.

About Rosalind Griffiths

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