Albion Road temporarily cordoned off after reports of flat fire

A residential street in Leith was partially closed off after reports of a flat fire.

Saturday, 22nd December 2018, 11:45 am
Updated Thursday, 27th December 2018, 11:55 am
The road was temporarily closed off.

Officers responded to a call from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) at around 3.44am this morning at Albion Road near Easter Road Stadium.

A cordon was erected to close off the street soon after police arrived.

The nature of the fire remains unclear but there are still appliances in attendance.

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The road was reopened shortly before lunchtime.

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