Death in Flat Fire in Cambuslang

An elderly woman has died after an early morning fire at a flat in South Lanarkshire.

Strathclyde Fire and Rescue Service said emergency crews were called to the scene in the Cambuslang area at 01:34. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus entered the property and put out the blaze but found the body of the woman during a search. A joint fire service and police investigation into the cause of the fire is under way.