Balhousie Care Group can confirm the death of a 78-year-old male resident following a small fire in a room at Balhousie Clement Park Care Home, Dundee on Sunday 15th February.
Andy Etherington, Interim Chief Executive said: “It is with great sadness that we received this news today. Our thoughts and condolences go out to the resident’s family and friends at this time.
“We will continue to work closely with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Police Scotland to aid investigations into the exact cause of the fire.
“I would like to thank employees of Balhousie Clement Park Care Home for their efficient response which ensured the safety of all other residents. Support will continue to be made available to residents, relatives and employees, and all relatives have been contacted.”
The home is open as normal today.