Tayside and Central Scotland

Man dies after being pulled from burn near Errol

Burn near Grange in Perth and Kinross Image copyright Google
Image caption Police Scotland said the men were pulled from the burn on Friday

A 59-year-old man has died after being pulled from a burn between Grange and Errol in Perth and Kinross.

Police Scotland said they responded to reports of two men in difficulty in a body of water at about 20:17 on Friday.

The 59-year-old was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee, but was pronounced dead a short time later. The other man, aged 34, suffered no injuries.

A spokesman said: "There are no suspicious circumstances".

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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