A young male believed to be a teenage boy has tragically died after a major rescue operation on Loch Lomond.
Emergency services rushed to reports of concern for a person in the water at Balloch Country Park after the alarm was raised around 5.55pm on Friday July 23.
A male youth was pulled from the water, but was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Although formal identification is yet to take place, the family of a 16-year-old has been informed.
There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
A Police Scotland statement read: "We were called around 5.55pm on Friday, 23 July, 2021 following a report of a concern for person in the water at Balloch Country Park.
"Emergency services attended and male youth who was recovered from the water was pronounced dead at the scene.
"Formal identification has still to take place but the family of a 16-year-old man have been informed.
"There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal."