NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Kirkwall Harbour death man was Polish national

Kirkwall harbour

A man who died after falling into Kirkwall Harbour has been identified as a Polish national.

His body was recovered from the water at about 08:30 on Sunday after the alarm was raised by a member of the public.

It is understood the man was part of a group which had chartered a yacht moored in the marina a day after arriving in Orkney.

Police Scotland said there were no suspicious circumstances.

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