Highlands & Islands

Hillwalker dies after fall in Glencoe

A woman has died after falling while hillwalking in the Glencoe area of the Highlands.

Emergency services were alerted to the accident at about 16:20.

Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team members were involved in the search for the woman.

Northern Constabulary confirmed the woman had died. A force spokesman said inquiries were continuing and details of the dead woman would be released once next of kin had been informed.

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