Crews race to early morning Edinburgh fire as building evacuated

Four casualties have been reported.

Sunday, 10th November 2019, 8:29 am
Updated Sunday, 10th November 2019, 8:54 am

Fire crews were battling a building fire in Edinburgh in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were called to a reported fire on Newhaven Road, just off the junction with Bonnington Road, at 6.33am.

The building was evacuated as four appliances battled the blaze, believed to be in a tenement building.

Two fire appliances are still in attendance.

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There are four confirmed casualties who suffered minor injuries in the fire.

Two fire appliances are still in attendance.

Four casualties have been reported.