Man dies after Stornoway fire
A 58-YEAR- OLD man has died following a fire at a flat on Macaulay Road, Stornoway.
Police attended the scene on Saturday (July 1) at 7.50pm along with personnel from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service who extinguished the blaze.
The man is yet to be formally identified but his next of kin have been made aware. No- one else was injured. Detective Inspector Richard Baird said: ‘A joint investigation with the fire service will be carried out. Inquiries are at a very early stage.
‘As is standard, a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.’