Glasgow & West Scotland

Body of man found in River Clyde in Glasgow near Govan

The body of a man has been recovered from the River Clyde in Glasgow.

Police were called to reports of a body in the water near Govan Pier, opposite the Riverside Museum and Tall Ship, at about 12:35.

A spokeswoman for the force said divers had since removed the man's body.

Police remain at the scene and inquiries are under way to establish the man's identity. A post mortem examination will be held in due course to establish how he died.

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