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Two people rescued from fire at flats in Hamilton

Two people have been rescued by firefighters after a blaze broke out at a block of flats in South Lanarkshire.

The fire was reported in the ground floor of a three-storey building in Hillhouse, Hamilton, at 06:08.

Fire crews wearing breathing apparatus removed two people from the building before extinguishing the blaze.

The pair are not thought to be in a serious condition. The fire service has launched an investigation into the cause of the blaze.

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