Man dies after falling from Ben Nevis
A MAN has died after falling from Ben Nevis.
Police in Lochaber confirmed that he died after falling from the north face of the mountain.
The man, who was in his fifties and from out with the area, died as a result of his injuries.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Emergency services were alerted to the incident by the man's climbing companion, who was uninjured, at around 6pm on Friday 7th October.
"Personnel from Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team, assisted by RAF Mountain Rescue Team, attended the scene with rescue helicopter R951 to uplift the men from the hill around 2am on... read more
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