Woman taken to hospital after Scalloway house fire

A woman was taken to hospital earlier today (Sunday) after a house fire in Scalloway.

Firefighters from Lerwick, Brae and Sandwick were called to Houl Road in the village at around 11.45am.

A hose reel jet and four breathing apparatus were used.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “A woman has been taken to hospital.”

It is understood her injuries are not serious.


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