Highlands & Islands

Hillwalker dies at ridge in Glen Coe

Aonach Eagach Image copyright WF Millar/Geograph
Image caption Aonach Eagach Ridge in Glen Coe

A man has died while walking at Aonach Eagach Ridge in Glen Coe, Police Scotland has confirmed.

Emergency services were alerted at about 11:40 on Saturday.

The identity of the 44-year-old man has not been released at this stage.

The narrow rocky ridge is well-known, and a popular challenge, among hillwalkers and climbers,