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Torryburn Hotel fire in Kintore treated as 'suspicious'

Kintore fire
Image caption The fire broke out at the hotel late last Thursday night

A serious fire at a disused hotel in Aberdeenshire is being treated as suspicious, police have said.

Emergency services were called to the old Torryburn Hotel in Kintore shortly after 23:00 on Thursday.

A total of 45 firefighters were involved in tackling the fire, using a specialist height vehicle and thermal imaging equipment.

No-one was injured. Police Scotland appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

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