Glasgow & West Scotland

Woman, 81, dies after River Clyde rescue

An 81-year-old has died after being rescued from the River Clyde at Greenock.

Police Scotland said officers were called to the scene on Greenock Esplanade at about 12:50 on Monday.

The woman was rescued from the water at about 13:30 and was taken to Inverclyde Royal Infirmary.

She died a short time later. Police said there were no suspicious circumstances and a report would be sent to the procurator fiscal.

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