Dead man named

Police in Newton Stewart confirmed today that the man who died in an industrial incident at Tarff Valley in Whauphill

was 62-year-old farmer, Brian Allan, from Glenturk, Wigtown.

A police spokesman said: “Police Scotland and the Health and Safety Executive are currently involved in a joint investigation to establish the circumstances surrounding the death. As it is a live investigation it would be inappropriate to comment further at this time.

“There are no suspicious circumstances in the death.”