Easter Road Crash: Fire crew clear away smashed car following two-vehicle crash on road in Edinburgh

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service cleared a smashed car from a road in Edinburgh following a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, 1st September 2021, 10:52 am
Fire crew seen pushing a smashed red car on Easter Road, Edinburgh (Photo: Beth Murray).

Police Scotland reported that they recieved a report at 8.25am on Wednesday morning in the Easter Road area of Edinburgh.

No injuries were reported.

Witnesses spotted the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service crew pushing a wrcked red car along the road following the incident.

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Buses had been diverted and traffic was backed up along the busy road.

However, it is understood that traffic is running again and the road is clear.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 8.25am, officers received a report of a two-vehicle crash in the Easter Road area of Edinburgh. No injuries were reported."

SFRS have been contacted for comment.

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