Walker dies after fall on Carn Mor Dearg mountain in the Highlands

A mountain walker has died after falling in the Highlands.

Emergency services were called to the incident on Carn Mor Dearg, near Fort William in Lochaber. Picture: Cary O'Donnell

Emergency services were called to the incident on Carn Mor Dearg, near Fort William in Lochaber, at 12.35pm on Monday.

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Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team and the coastguard helicopter attended, but the 58-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police Scotland said his relatives have been told.

A spokesman said: “A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal in due course.”