Pilot killed in glider field crash

A man has died after his glider crashed in a field.

Emergency services were called to the scene near Forfar, Angus, at around 12.45pm on Saturday.

Tayside Police said the 59-year-old man was the only person in the aircraft and no-one else was injured.

The force said inquiries are ongoing.

Tayside Fire and Rescue officers said they were called to Drumshade Farm near Kirriemuir, Angus, following a report that a glider may have come down but their services were not needed.