Man, 42, dies after fire in block of flats in Fife
A MAN has died in a fire in a block of flats in Fife .
The 42-year-old was rescued from the ground-floor flat at Sir Jimmy Shand Court in East Wemyss on Saturday morning but pronounced dead at the scene.
Neighbouring flats were evacuated as a precaution while fire crews put out the blaze.
The emergency services were called to the scene at about 10.30am when a neighbour raised the alarm.
Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service are carrying out a joint investigation and, as in all cases of sudden death, a report has been sent to the procurator fiscal.
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