Four people killed in Glencoe avalanche

Four people died today when they were caught up in an avalanche on Bidean Nam Bian in Glencoe in the Scottish Highlands.

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Climbers make their way off Bidean nam Bian by torchlight. Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images
Bidean nam Bian
Members of the Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team at the foot of Bidean nam Bian. Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
Bidean nam Bian
A member of the Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team. Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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Fourth avalanche victim named

The fourth victim who died in an avalanche in the Scottish Highlands on Saturday has been named by Northern Constabulary as Dr Rachel Majumdar. A fifth person remains in a critical condition.