One person has died following a fire this morning.
At 5.50am today Scottish Fire and Rescue services were called out to a fire at Eigie House Cottages, Balmedie. The emergency services attended with Police Scotland where the dwelling was described as “well alight”.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Unfortunately due to this fire there is one fatality and enquiries are at an early stage.
Three fire engines attended and left the scene at 9am.
A spokesperson for Scottish Fire and Rescue Services said that there were no other rescues.
Fire crews and police are still on the scene carrying out investigations.