Incident at Arbroath Cliffs

Police have confirmed one person has died following the crash.
Police have confirmed one person has died following the crash.

A major search has been launched following reports that a man has fallen from Arbroath Cliffs.

Emergency services were called out earlier this afternoon.

A Tayside Division spokesperson said: “Police Scotland can confirm that a multi-agency search is currently ongoing following reports that a male had fallen from Arbroath Cliffs this afternoon (Saturday, February 25).

“Emergency services were alerted to the incident at around 1pm and a search involving Police, coastguard helicopter and rescue teams and lifeboat is underway.

“More information will be released when available.”