Man dies after fire breaks out at house in Rosehearty
A man has died after a house fire in Aberdeenshire.
Emergency services were called to Summers Road in Rosehearty at about 08:45.
Police Scotland said a 54-year-old man was removed from the property, but was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
The fire was extinguished by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, and a joint investigation will be carried out to establish the full circumstances.
Det Insp Sam Buchan said: "My thoughts are with the man's family at this very sad time. A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal in due course."