Fire officers have attended at a former Dundee hospital which is a frequent target for vandals following reports of smoke visible at the site.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) received a report of a fire close to Strathmartine Hospital shortly before 3pm today, sending an appliance to attend from Macalpine Road.
Crews extinguished a small hedge fire at Pitcairn Road before noticing another blaze on the grounds of the former hospital itself, which they extinguished using a hose reel jet and fire beaters.
Locals took to social media to share images of the smoke, which could be seen from a distance.
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An SFRS spokeswoman said: “We’ve been in attendance of the area of Strathmartine Hospital following reports of secondary fires.
“We received a call just before 3pm to attend at the bottom of Pitcairn Road and then moved onto an area of grass at Strathmartine Hospital. The fires have been extinguished.”