Highlands & Islands

Man, 73, killed in Tain garage blaze

A 73-year-old man has died in a fire at a house garage in Ross-shire, police have confirmed.

Three fire appliances attended the blaze, which broke out on premises at the junction of Morangie Street and Murray Street in Tain at 11:40.

Police said there were no suspicious circumstances.

An investigation into the cause of the fire will be carried out by Northern Constabulary and Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service.

Details of the deceased are being witheld until next of kin have been informed.

Morangie Road was closed while emergency services dealt with the incident.

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