#AceScotsmanReport – Jan.17: Two climbers killed in Glen CoeTwo men die while climbing at Stob Coire nam Beith in Glen Coe in the Scottish Highlands.
Police were alerted to concerns for the climbers on Stob Coire nam Beith at 16:25 on Saturday.
Officers were joined in the search for the pair by the Coastguard and Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team. The bodies of the two men were found at about 18:55.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Sadly, the two climbers were found to be deceased. Further details will be released when available.”
It is understood the two men were roped together.
The leader of the mountain rescue team, Andy Nelson, said an investigation was under way to check for any sign of an avalanche.
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