A 53-year-old man has died following a house fire in Aberdeen.
Firefighters were called to the blaze on Gladstone Place at 4.10pm yesterday.
A joint operation between the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Police Scotland has been launched following the incident.
A spokesman for Police Scotland said: “A 53-year-old man has died after a house fire on Gladstone Place in Aberdeen.
“A joint investigation has been launched with SFRS.”
A spokeswoman for the fire service said three appliances were called to the scene.