Edinburgh city bypass brought to standstill as emergency services battle huge car transporter fire
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A CCTV image shared on social media showed flames pouring from the vehicle, as firefighters battled the blaze.
"Crews have extinguished the fire and we have left the scene. We stood down at around 8.45pm."
Traffic Scotland said on Twitter: "A720 Gilmerton-Sheriffhall CLOSED in both directions due to a vehicle fire. Emergency services are at the scene."