A man and a woman have been taken to hospital following a three car crash near Gracemount High School.
The incident, which also saw another woman treated at the scene, took place on Lasswade Road at 2.45pm. The road is currently closed.
It is understood that hydraulic cutting equipment was used to remove the man “as a precaution” and that he has now been transported to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmanry.
The man and two women are understood to be the drivers of each vehicle and it is not yet know whether passengers were also involved.
The incident involved a VW Polo, a Honda Jazz and a Focus Zetec.