Highlands & Islands

Woman's body found in Torridon hillwalker search

The body of a woman has been found during searches for a missing hillwalker in the north-west Highlands.

Police said the body had not been formally identified but the missing woman's next of kin were being kept informed.

The missing 54-year-old was last seen in the Glen Carron area of Torridon at about 16:00 on Tuesday.

An RAF search and rescue helicopter and Torridon and Kintail mountain rescue teams began the search on Tuesday.

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