Highlands & Islands

A badly hurt woman who fell from rocks in Loch Ness is winched to safety

A seriously injured woman who fell from rocks near a power station in Loch Ness has been taken to hospital.

Aberdeen Coastguard alerted the RNLI to the incident on Sunday afternoon, which happened near Foyers Power Station.

The woman was taken on board and winched to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness with serious head, back and neck injuries.

The RNLI boat was retasked immediately to deal with kayakers in difficulty on the south west shore of Loch Ness.

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