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Teenager dies in flooded quarry

An 18-year-old man has died after disappearing under the water at a quarry in Fife.

The emergency services were called to Prestonhill Quarry near Inverkeithing at about 17:00 on Sunday.

Following a four-hour operation by police, fire and ambulance personnel, a body was recovered from the water.

Police Scotland said inquiries are under way to establish the full circumstances of what happened.

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