A man has died in a fire at a flat in Inverclyde.
Three fire engines went to the scene in Union Street, Greenock, at about 10.30pm on Monday to deal with the blaze in a ground floor flat.
A 46-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the death is not believed to be suspicious and officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.
Area commander James McNeil, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service local senior officer for Inverclyde, said: “We were alerted at 10.28pm on Monday September 14 to reports of a fire that had taken hold within a ground floor flat in Union Street, Greenock.
“Operations control mobilised three appliances to the scene and firefighters removed a male casualty from the building who was very sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
“Our thoughts are very much with his family, friends and the wider community at this difficult time.
“A joint investigation alongside Police Scotland will take place in due course.”
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