A US secret service agent who suffered a stroke during Donald Trump’s visit to his Turnberry golf resort has died.

Nole Edward Remagen was serving as part of the US president's security detail for his UK trip when he suffered the stroke on Sunday.

He had been receiving treatment at a hospital in Scotland but died from the on Tuesday surrounded by his family, the White House said.

Mr Remagen was a veteran agent with 19 years' experience and was a "dedicated professional of the highest order", the US secret service said in a statement. 

It added: “The secret service thanks the medical personnel in Scotland, in addition to the members of the White House Medical Unit and Police Scotland who provided exceptional care and support for a member of our family.”

The White House described Mr Remagen as an "elite hero" who served in the agency's select presidential protection division.

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