North Bridge has reopened to traffic heading in both directions following a two-car collision which closed the route for several hours earlier this afternoon.
All emergency services were on the scene at around 1:30pm after reports of an incident on the busy city centre road.
Lothian Buses ran a diverted route during the afternoon, but confirmed services were now running as normal.
Police say investigations into the incident, described as a road traffic collision, are ongoing.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in Edinburgh were called to North Bridge around 1.30pm on Wednesday 8 November following a collision involving a black Vauxhall Insignia and a private hire car. The road was closed northbound until shortly before 4pm while emergency services attended the scene. The 21-year-old male driver of the Insignia was taken to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary with minor injuries. The 52-year-old male driver of the private hire car was charged with careless driving and has been issued with a fixed penalty notice.”