Leith's Commercial Street was closed in both directions due to an ongoing police incident

A major Leith road is currently closed in both directions causing delays for commuters.

Thursday, 12th December 2019, 7:18 am
Updated Thursday, 12th December 2019, 9:40 am

An ongoing police incident between The Shore and Customs Wharf in the Leith area of the city has caused Commerical Street to close.

Just before 7am this morning (Thursday) Edinburgh Travel News reported that Commercial Street is closed.

Police have confirmed that the closure is due to a road traffic collision which occurred at around 6am this morning.

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The collision involved one police car and another car, but there have been no serious injuries reported.

The closure is causing queues on Tolbooth Wynd, Links Place and Salamander Street.

Commercial Street is now reopened.

The incident is occurring between The Shore and Customs Wharf (Pic: Google Maps)