Edinburgh fire: Emergency services called to Leith Walk building after fire breaks out in third floor property

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Emergency services were called to Leith Walk yesterday evening.

Emergency services rushed to Leith Walk after a fire broke out in a third floor property on Tuesday evening, April 4.

Five fire engines were sent and crews were able to successfully extinguish the fire. A Scottish Fire and Rescue spokesperson said crews were alerted to the fire at 9.10pm. They said: “Crews extinguished the fire and worked to make the area safe before leaving the scene. There were no casualties."

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