Two avalanche victims named

The Ministry of Defence says two of the three people who died after an avalanche in the Scottish Highlands were RAF personnel. Rimon Than, 33, a squadron leader and Flight Lieutenant Fran Capps, 32, were two of the victims.

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Third person dies after Scottish avalanche

A third person has died following an avalanche in the Scottish Highlands, the Northern Constabulary said.

The man was airlifted from the Chalamain Gap area of the Cairngorms to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary where he died as a result of his injuries, police said.

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