Rescue operation after reports of someone falling into Tayside river

Fire crews are dealing with an incident in which someone is suspected to have fallen into a river.

Two fire engines, as well as a rescue boat, left Perth Fire Station at 4.55pm to attend to an incident in the Blair Atholl area of Perthshire.

The person is said to have fallen into the River Tilt and specialists are heading up the A9 to mount a rescue operation.

We will have more as we get it.