Woman, 69, dies at Banff Beach

Banff Beach
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A woman has tragically died at Banff Beach after a report of concern for a person in the water.

Emergency services including police and ambulance crews were sent to the scene at around 6.20pm on Friday, June 21.

The 69-year-old was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police confirmed the death is being treated as unexplained at this stage but have ruled out any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death.

A spokesperson said: "Police received a report of concern for a woman in the water at Banff beach around 6.20pm on Friday, June 21, 2024.

"Emergency services attended, however the 69-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The death is being treated as unexplained but there do not appear to be any suspicious circumstances."