Highlands & Islands

Hurt walker airlifted to hospital on Skye

A 68-year-old walker has been receiving treatment in hospital after falling near Loch Hourn at Arnisdale in Lochaber on Saturday.

The alarm was raised at about 21:10 and Stornoway Coastguard helicopter airlifted the man to Dr MacKinnon Memorial Hospital on Skye.

It was believed the man had suffered head injuries.

The emergency services said it was not clear how far the man had fallen or how badly injured he was.

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