Tayside and Central Scotland

Hillwalker dies on Meall Nan Tarmachan in Perthshire

A 72-year-old man from Glasgow has died while hillwalking in Perthshire.

He collapsed on Meall Nan Tarmachan, about five miles north of Killin, at about 1410 BST on Saturday.

The man was airlifted off the mountain by a search and rescue helicopter and flown to Stirling Royal Infirmary.

A spokesman for Tayside Police said it is believed that the man died as the result of a medical condition. A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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