The airport’s official update:

At 15.11 today (Saturday 30th June) a vehicle drove into a front door at the check-in area of Glasgow Airport’s terminal building.

The vehicle caught fire on impact with the building and is currently outside the terminal building. A police investigation is underway and emergency crews are at the scene.

Glasgow Airport is now closed and a motorway cordon has been established by the police. We are advising passengers NOT to attempt to travel to the airport. All flights are suspended until further notice.

Following the incident, the terminal was evacuated in line with our emergency procedures and those people still on campus are sheltering in buildings near the airport. Further details will be provided over the course of the day.

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