Highlands & Islands

Man dies after fall in Glen Einich in Cairngorms

A man has died after falling about 656ft (200m) in Glen Einich near Rothiemurchus in the Highlands.

Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team said the man slipped and fell while climbing with a colleague.

The other man managed to raise the alarm using a mobile phone.

The incident happened at about 12:45 and Cairngorm Mountain Rescue and a rescue helicopter from RAF Lossiemouth were sent to the scene.

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