Emergency services called to 'chemical incident' in Gilmerton

The emergency services are still in attendance at Gilmerton Miners Club after reports of a 'potentially hazardous' chemical incident

Sunday, 30th June 2019, 10:04 pm
Emergency services at Gilmerton Miners Club. Picture: Gordon Davie.

The emergency services responded to a report of an incident at Gilmerton Miners Club this evening.

A spokesperson for the fire service said: "Scottish Fire and Rescue were called today at 19.37 to an incident involving a potential hazardous material.

Three appliances are still in attendance at the scene."

Reports from an eye witness suggest that everyone was evacuated and there were no casulaties.

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