Fire and Rescue Scotland was called out to the former Stena Line offices at Burns House in Stranraer this morning were stood down after the incident turned out to be a false alarm.
A Fire and Rescue Scotland spokesperson said: “The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted to the activation of a fire alarm at a commercial property on Harbour Street, Stranraer at 10.37am today.
“One appliance was mobilised to the building which had been evacuated as a precaution.
“Crews used a thermal imaging camera to check for any signs of fire before determining that it was a false alarm activation.
“Firefighters left the scene at 11.47am after ensuring the property was safe.”