Climber dies after cliff fall in Aberdour

The man died after a fall at the Hawkcraig area in Aberdour.
The man died after a fall at the Hawkcraig area in Aberdour.
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A 26-year-old has died after falling from cliffs in Aberdour.

The climber fell at the Hawkcraig area of Silver Sands beach at around 18:45 yesterday.

Kinghorn RNLI recovered the man who was pronounced him dead at the scene.

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His family have been informed by police.

Police Scotland have confirmed an inquiry is ongoing.

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A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “His family have now been informed and our thoughts are with his loved ones at this difficult time.”