Fire service attend scene of car fire in Portobello

Picture via screengrab from @data_sad
Picture via screengrab from @data_sad

A vehicle caught fire this afternoon on Sir Harry Laurder Road/Portobello Road.

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Picture via screengrab from @data_sad

Picture via screengrab from @data_sad

A Mini was engulfed in flames at the Portobello crossroads with police reporting that it was reportedly caused by an electrical fault.

The fire service confirmed they attended the scene after multiple calls from concerned passers-by.

The incident happened just before 12:30 this afternoon.

No one is believed to be hurt.