Dead body found at Bilston Viaduct

The discovery of a woman's body at Bilston Viaduct, Loanhead, on Saturday night is being treated as unexplained by police.

Monday, 30th October 2017, 9:52 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 1:00 pm

The area was cordoned off on Sunday morning (October 29) as police carried out their investigation into the death.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police in Midlothian can confirm that the body of a 31-year-old woman was sadly discovered in the Bilston Viaduct area around 12.40am on Sunday.

“The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”