South Scotland

Galashiels man's sudden death 'unexplained'

Police are investigating the sudden death of a 36-year-old man in the Scottish Borders.

It comes after he became ill at a flat in the town's Bridge Place on Thursday night.

The man was transferred to the Borders General Hospital near Melrose where he later died.

Police said they were treating his death as "unexplained" pending further inquiries.

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