Highlands & Islands

Three rescued in Skye and Western Isles incidents

Two people were involved in a rescue at the Storr on the Trotternish Ridge in Skye, and another was rescued after an incident in the Western Isles.

In the first rescue, police said the alarm was raised at about 10:36 and Skye Mountain Rescue Team had been sent to the scene.

In the other incident, Stornoway Coastguard helicopter rescued a man from a small island between Benbecula and North Uist.

The man was hurt while gathering sheep.

There was no further information at this stage on the two incidents.