Police seal off cycle path to investigate abandoned car

Police have sealed off an Edinburgh cycle path while an investigation is carried out.

Saturday, 13th March 2021, 8:21 pm
Updated Saturday, 13th March 2021, 8:49 pm
Police have closed the path.
Police have closed the path.

Witnesses reported on Saturday afternoon that officers had taped off a section of the Hawthornvale cycle path as it passes under Craighall Road.

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Police say that the investigation revolves around an abandoned vehicle.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Police are making enquiries in relation to a vehicle, believed to be a Seat crossover, abandoned in the area.

"Anyone with information about the vehicle should contact police via 101."