Man killed in New Deer farm accident named


The 71-year-old man who died as the result of an accident involving a combine harvester in new Deer yesterday has been named.

Police Scotland have confirmed that the man who died following the tragic incident was Ian Chalmers.

Enquiries to establish the full circumstances are ongoing and Police Scotland is liaising with the Health and Safety Executive and the Procurator Fiscal.

There are no apparent suspicious circumstances and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal in due course.