Elderly man dies in Aberdeen house fire

AN ELDERLY man has died following a house fire in Aberdeen.

Three fire engines attended the scene in Aberdeen. Picture: TSPL

Three fire engines attended the scene in Brighton Place in the centre of the city, after the alarm was raised just before 9pm yesterday.

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The body of an elderly man was discovered inside.

Police Scotland said there do not appear to be any suspicious circumstances.

A joint investigation will be carried out by police and the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service.