A person has tragically died in a home fireplace in Aberdeenshire, police have confirmed.
The alarm was raised of stories of a fireplace at round 12.55pm on Friday at a property on Townhead Avenue in Inverurie.
Emergency companies raced to the property however sadly a person died on the scene, Aberdeen Live stories.
Police have mentioned that enquiries are ongoing into the incident however the fireplace is “not believed to be suspicious”.
A Police Scotland spokesperson mentioned: “Around 12.55pm on Friday, May 27, 2022, police received a report of a fire in Townhead Avenue, Inverurie.
“Emergency companies attended and a person died on the scene.
“His next of kin has been informed.
“Enquiries are ongoing however the fireplace will not be believed to be suspicious.”