Highland house blaze victim, 74, is named

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A WOMAN who died in a house fire in the north-west Highlands has been named by police as 74-year-old Sheena Matheson.

Firefigthers were called to a bungalow in the Rearquhar area near Dornoch in the early hours of Monday.

A body was found after a search by firefighters in breathing apparatus.

A joint fire and police investigation will now take place with a report being submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

The fire is not being treated as suspicious.