Kayaker who died navigating the River Findhorn named

Police Scotland
Police Scotland

The kayaker who died while navigating the River Findhorn has been confirmed as 54-year-old Lawrence Henderson from Aberdeenshire.

Police received a report that a male kayaker had died on Wednesday, December 30.

The family of Mr Henderson have asked that police make it known that they will not be speaking to the media and that they request that their privacy be respected at this most difficult time.

A report regarding the death has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.