Crews battle fire at Gladstone body shop

Emergency crews were called to Gladstone near Bell St. N this afternoon to battle a two-alarm fire at an auto repair shop.

It broke out at about 1:15 p.m. at Scotty's Auto Body, sending large plumes of dark-coloured smoke into the air.

Witnesses saw flames shooting out of an exhaust system.

The fire was declared under control at about 1:48 p.m..

The cause is unclear.