Man has died following fire in Keith

Published 15 March 2019
Police Scotland can confirm that a man has sadly died following a fire at a house in Keith.

Emergency services were called at 9.00pm on Thursday 14 March 2019 regarding a fire at a property in the Reidhaven Square area of Keith.

The fire was quickly dealt with by colleagues at Scottish Fire and Rescue Service however sadly, the body of a man was found within.

Detective Inspector Norman Stevenson said: "Enquiries into the circumstances of the fire will be ongoing today, however at this stage there does not appear to be any suspicious circumstances.

"The local community are thanked for their patience whilst emergency services have dealt with this incident."

The A96 in Keith was closed but it has now reopened.


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