Terrified neighbours report explosions near their homes

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EMERGENCY services raced to a sleept street after the sound of EXPLOSIONS was reported by alarmed residents.

It turned out that a resident was burning rubbish, which included aerosol canisters, in the garden at a house in Second Avenue in Auchinloch.

Worried neighbours heard the explosions at around 6pm on Sunday and called the fire service.

Firefighters say that aerosol canisters should be disposed of safely.

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