Kayaker falls into Moray river during Storm Frank floods

Police have recovered the body of a missing kayaker from the River Findhorn.

Emergency services were called to the River Findhorn in Moray shortly after 12.30pm on Wednesday.

He got into difficulties on the water due to severe weather conditions including torrential rain and heavy wind.

Police Scotland confirmed that the body of the man, who was in his 50s, was recovered from the river at around 9am on Thursday.

The kayaker has not yet been named by police. His family have been told.

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