Kayaker dies after falling into rapids

4 June 2018, 07:18

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A kayaker has died after falling into rapids.

The man was sitting on rocks when he slipped into the water near the Clunie Dam at Loch Tummel at around 2.25pm on Sunday afternoon.

He was with a kayaking club who raised the alarm and emergency services went to the scene.

The 50-year-old was flown to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary following the rescue in Perthshire.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said he has since died.