Man, 61, dies after boat capsizes off Aberdeenshire

A man has died after a small fishing boat capsized off Aberdeenshire.

The man died in the area of Catterline Bay near Stonehaven

Police officers were called to the incident at around 4.40pm on Saturday in the area of Catterline Bay near Stonehaven.

The force said in a statement that the 61-year-old died after a small fishing vessel capsized.

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Two other men on board the boat, a 67-year-old and a 58-year-old, were taken by ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

Police said there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the man's death.

His family have been notified and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.