Woman dies after falling from window in Morningside

Morningside Road as emergency services attend the scene. Picture: @jambomatt/Twitter

Morningside Road as emergency services attend the scene. Picture: @jambomatt/Twitter

A WOMAN has died after falling from a window on Morningside Road, Edinburgh.

Emergency services attended the scene shortly before 9am this morning.

The road was sealed off at both ends of the scene, where the woman succumbed to her injuries.

Police say the circumstances surrounding her death are not thought to be suspicious.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in Edinburgh were called to Morningside Road around 8.50am today after a woman fell from a window.

“The Scottish Ambulance Service attended but sadly the woman died at the scene.

“Inquiries are at an early stage but there are thought to be no suspicious circumstances.”

Morningside Road has now been reopened to traffic in both directions.

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