Highlands & Islands

Man dies in house fire in Aviemore

A man has died in a house fire in Aviemore.

The emergency services were alerted to the blaze in Strathspey Avenue at 08:34.

Firefighters from Aviemore. Kingussie and Grantown on Spey tackled the fire and found the man's body inside the house.

Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said they will hold a joint investigation into the incident.

The blaze follows two other fatal fires in the north of Scotland.

A woman died following a fire at a house in Lhanbryde, near Elgin in Moray, on Tuesday.

On Saturday, a woman believed to Lady Jean Gilmour died in a fire near Rosehall in Sutherland.

More on this story

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites