Highlands & Islands

Search resumes for overdue walker in Glen Etive

Police and rescue teams have resumed a search for a hillwalker in his 60s who failed to return home on Tuesday night from a trek in Glen Etive.

The man, who was carrying a red rucksack, had set out for a walk near the mountain Buachaille Etive Mor.

Various mountain rescue teams including Glencoe, Lochaber and two RAF teams have been making fresh searches of the area.

Two helicopters were involved in a search on Wednesday.

Police Scotland said the walker was Scottish, but not from the local area.

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