Highlands & Islands

One dead after house fire on Isle of Harris

One person has died in a house fire in the Western Isles.

Emergency services were called to the scene in Strond Road near Leverburgh on the Isle of Harris at about 14:20 on Sunday afternoon.

A spokesman for Highlands and Islands Fire Service said they believed there had been one fatality.

No further details on the cause of the blaze or the identity of the victim have been released.

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