Shetland victim 'sadly missed' by work colleagues

The company where Shetland helicopter crash victim Gary McCrossan worked has paid tribute to the oil worker.

Heather Milne of Stork Technical Services said: "We are extremely sad to lose Gary, and our thoughts and support continue to be with the family at this very difficult time.

Gary McCrossan, who was 59 and from Inverness, died in the North Sea crash. Credit: Family handout

"Gary was a valued colleague whose services Stork engaged on many projects over the past 10 years. Gary will be sadly missed by all in the industry and at Stork, who knew and worked with him."

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