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Diver dies after being found unconscious in the water

Diver dies after being found unconscious in the water

  • 11 April 2018
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Image caption The diver was discovered off the coast of Gourock

A diver has died after he was found unconscious off the coast of Gourock, Inverclyde.

Police Scotland said the alarm was raised about 15:00 on Wednesday after the 57-year-old man was pulled from the Firth of Clyde.

He was taken to Inverclyde Royal Infirmary but pronounced dead a short time later.

Police were unable to confirm if the man was a commercial or recreational diver.

A force spokeswoman said: "Inquiries are ongoing."