NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

'Human remains' found at Moray house destroyed in fire

Human remains are believed to have been found at a house in Moray which was destroyed by fire.

Grampian Fire and Rescue Service was called to the building in Rafford, Forres, on Monday morning.

Police later said it was thought an elderly woman who lived at the property was inside at the time. Relatives have been made aware of the discovery.

Formal identification is still to take place. About 24 firefighters were involved in battling the blaze.

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