A pensioner has died after a fire ripped through his home in Renfrewshire.

At around 5pm on Sunday, emergency services were called to a report of a blaze on a property in Russell Place, Linwood.

Three appliances were used to put out the fire.

A 92-year-old man was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary for treatment but died a short time later.

A police spokeswoman said: "We can confirm that a 92-year-old man has died following a fire in Linwood.

"Emergency services were called at around 5pm on Sunday, February 4 to the report of a fire.

"Inquiries are underway, however the fire is not believed to be suspicious."