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FIRE crews were called to an Aberdeen home today after a carbon monoxide detector was activated. Two appliances were called to a flat on Mastrick Road at 11.31am. Firefighters used breathing apparatus at the scene, but no one was believed to be injured. Fire crews were stood down at 11.53.
A MAN has died following an incident in an Aberdeen flat. Two fire crews were called to Urquhart Road at around 3.10pm, following reports of carbon monoxide in the property. A police unit is also on scene. The area has been taped off by officers.