A man who died after his car went underwater in Aberdeenshire has been named by police.

Michael Aitkinson, 23, from Banff, was found at Tillynaught, Portsoy, after officers were called to reports of a man in the submerged vehicle about 4pm on Wednesday.

The car was pulled from the water around 5.30pm and the body of a man recovered shortly after.

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Police Scotland say there are no apparent suspicious circumstances and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.