Published: 06/03/2013 10:22 - Updated: 06/03/2013 10:35

Man killed in Invergordon oil rig fall

Invergordon Service Base was the scene of a fatal incident this morning
Invergordon Service Base was the scene of a fatal incident this morning

A MAN has died after a fall on an oil rig at Invergordon harbour early this morning, police have confirmed.

Northern Constabulary say they are responding to an incident on an oil rig at the harbour on Shore Road where a man has died after a fall.

The incident was reported at around 6.50am on Wednesday and officers and other emergency personnel attended at the scene.

The matter has been reported to the Health and Safety Executive. A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Details of the deceased will not be released until all next of kin have been informed.

* More on this story in Friday's paper.

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