Two cars crash on road in Edinburgh

An Edinburgh street has been closed after two cars crashed during rush hour.

Thursday, 29th September 2016, 10:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:00 pm
Broughton Road has been closed following a crash

The incident took place on Broughton Road, near the junction with Pilrig Street, at around 8.40am.

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Emergency services have been sent to the scene.

It is understood firefighters are using cutting equipment to free at least one occupant.

Drivers have been told to avoid the Powderhall area while the road is closed.