Tragic death at Whitelee windfarm

Whitelee windfarm.
Whitelee windfarm.

A 25-year-old Spanish technician has died after plunging from a turbine at the Whitelee windfarm on Eaglesham Moor.

Police, who say they were alerted around 10,10am on Wednesday, have said the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A health and safety investigation is now underway at the windarm, whose turbines range from 360ft to 440ft high.

Whitelee is owned by Scottish Power, but maintained by GE.