Man killed in Dumfries house fire

The property in Bruce Dewar Meuse, Dumfries Credit: ITV Border

A man has died in a house fire in Bruce Dewar Meuse, Dumfries.

The fire was discovered at the property at around 4.15pm on Wednesday 3 January. Emergency services attended and discovered the body of a man, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

A joint fire investigation will take place today (Thursday 4) to work out the cause of the fire. The Procurator Fiscal has been informed.