Man dies after jumping into quarry

29 May 2018, 12:22

Police siren

A man has died after jumping into water at a quarry near Kilmarnock.

Emergency services were called to Craigiehill Quarry near Kilmarnock in Ayrshire at around 8.30pm on Monday after reports that a man had jumped in.

Police said the body of a 28-year-old man was recovered from the water at around 11.55pm.

A post-mortem examination will be carried out but officers said there do not appear to be any suspicious circumstances.