Yorkshire Hillwalker Killed in Fall

24 September 2012, 14:38

A hillwalker from West Yorkshire who fell to his death on Ben Nevis has been named by police.

49 year old Andrew Tedder, from Emley, was coming down Ben Nevis mountain, Britain's highest peak, when he slipped from a tourist path and fell into a steep river gully at about 10pm on Friday.

Lochaber mountain rescue were alerted and found Mr Tedder, an insurance agent, who had died at the scene.