A house has been destroyed in a devastating overnight fire in Muir of Ord.
Firefighters were called to the blaze on Logan Way in the Ross-shire village just before midnight.
Fire crews battled the blaze into the early hours of this morning.
A man was taken to hospital. No update is available on his condition but he is not believed to be seriously injured.
The house was been extensively damaged and has now been fenced off.
The fire also caused damage to the adjacent property in the semi-detached building.