NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man dies after offshore supply vessel injury off Aberdeen

A man has died after being injured on an offshore supply boat anchored off the Aberdeen coast.

The 29-year-old was hurt while working on E.R Athina, about a mile off the coast, on Sunday morning.

He was taken ashore, but died later at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

The man has yet to be named and an investigation into the cause of his death is under way. A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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