A MOTORCYCLIST is being treated for neck injuries after being involved in a collision with a car.
Police have closed the Craiglockhart Road, at the junction with Colinton Road, while paramedics treat the injured man at the scene.
The accident, involving a Ford Ka, happened at 1.40pm on Tuesday.
Fire crews are also currently in attendance.
A police spokesman said: “The male rider was conscious and breathing but appears to have suffered a neck injury.
“The road is currently closed while ambulance crew treat him. He is expected to be taken to hospital soon.”