Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man, woman and child treated after Edinburgh flat fire

A child, a woman and a man have been taken to hospital after an early morning fire in a flat in Edinburgh.

Fire crews were called to the property in Elbe Street in Leith at about 05:00.

It is believed the blaze started in a chip pan.

The three people were taken the city's Royal Infirmary to be treated for the effects of smoke inhalation.

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