Fire service attend scene of car fire in Portobello

A vehicle caught fire this afternoon on Sir Harry Laurder Road/Portobello Road.

Thursday, 7th December 2017, 12:56 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 6:58 am
Picture via screengrab from @data_sad

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A Mini was engulfed in flames at the Portobello crossroads with police reporting that it was reportedly caused by an electrical fault.

The fire service confirmed they attended the scene after multiple calls from concerned passers-by.

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Picture via screengrab from @data_sad

The incident happened just before 12:30 this afternoon.

No one is believed to be hurt.

Picture via screengrab from @data_sad