Dalry Road incident: Crews called to tackle fire at Edinburgh property

A fire broke out at a fast-food restaurant in Edinburgh leading to the closure of a main road.

Friday, 26th March 2021, 4:48 pm

Crews were called to the building in Dalry Road after reports of a fire at about 9am on Friday, 26 March.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) confirmed flames were coming from a fast-food restaurant on the street.

Three fire engines were sent to tackle the blaze which was extinguished at about midday. There were no injuries reported in the incident.

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Crews attend fire in Dalry Road picture: Laura Murphy

An SFRS spokeswoman said: “Fire crews responded to a fire at a fast-food restaurant in Dalry Road.

"Three pumps were sent and a ladder appliance was used.

"The fire was extinguished and crews left the scene at 12.21pm.”

A police spokeswoman said: “Police were called around 9.05pm to a report of a fire at a business premises in Dalry Road, Edinburgh.”

Pictures of the scene in Dalry Road this morning picture: Laura Murphy

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