Highlands & Islands

Man who died in house fire on Western Isles named

A man who died in a house fire on Harris in the Western Isles has been named by police.

Kenneth MacKenzie, 83, died on Sunday afternoon in the incident at a property in Strond Road near Leverburgh on Harris.

Emergency services - including police and Highlands and Islands Fire and Rescue Service - were called to the scene at about 14:20.

Northern Constabulary said the fire did not appear to have been suspicious.

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