Arran Cooper, 10, dies after River Orchy rescue in Argyll
- 23 July 2014
- From the section Glasgow & West Scotland
Police have released the name of a 10-year-old boy who died after getting into difficulties in a river in Argyll.
Arran Cooper was rescued by a passer-by from the River Orchy, close to the Caledonian Forest Reserve at Bridge of Orchy, at about 13:45 on Tuesday.
Emergency services were alerted and he was flown to Glasgow's Southern General for treatment before being transferred to nearby Yorkhill Hospital.
Police Scotland said he died in the early hours of Wednesday.
A spokeswoman for the force said: "Inquiries are under way and a full report will be sent to the procurator fiscal."