2 Sep 2014, 17:25pm
At about 14:32 hours today (Tuesday 02 September 2014), Police Scotland received a report of a casualty near the Pigme Ridge on Coire an t-Sneachda in the Cairngorm Mountain range. Police co-ordinated a mountain rescue with assistance from the Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team and Royal Navy Sea King Helicopter Rescue 177 but sadly, the woman could not be resuscitated. The woman will not be identified until all next of kin have been informed. A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.