Tayside and Central Scotland

Man dies in Brig o' Turk tree felling incident

A 59-year-old man has died after being seriously injured while felling trees.

Ewen MacGregor, from Strathyre, Stirling, was working with colleagues when he was hit by a large vehicle used for extracting timber.

Central Scotland Police said the incident happened at Brig o' Turk, near Callander, at about 16:30 on Wednesday.

Mr MacGregor died at the scene. Police and the Health and Safety Executive are investigating.

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