Woman dies after falling into sea at Buckie harbour

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The woman was found in the water at Buckie harbour (file pic)

A woman has died after falling into the sea off Buckie harbour in Moray.

Coastguard, police and ambulance crews attended the scene at the town's north pier at about 19:00 on Monday after the woman, believed to be in her 60s, was spotted in the water.

She was pulled from sea by lifeboat crews and airlifted to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary by a coastguard helicopter, but could not be saved.

Police said there were no suspicious circumstances.