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Police name Kilgallioch fatality

37-year-old Antonio Joao Da Silva Linares was from Portugal

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Police Scotland has named the man who died following an accident at the Kilgallioch wind farm in Scotland as Antonio Joao Da Silva Linares from Portugal.

The identity of the 37-year-old who suffered a fatal fall inside a turbine tower on 15 March was confirmed by officials.

Linares had been previously identified by press in his local country. He was a contractor working for Gamesa.

Police and Health and Safety Executive officials continue to investigate the incident at the ScottishPower Renewables project.

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