Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Driver, 24, dies after car crash in Edinburgh

A 24-year-old man has died following a car crash in Edinburgh.

The man was the driver of a Hyundai which was involved in a collision with a Subaru Impreza on Old Dalkeith Road at around 11.10pm on Friday.

Police say the three men who were in the Hyundai were all taken to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary to be treated for their injuries.

The 24-year-old was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The road was closed from Cameron Toll to the Post Office building at Bridgend while road traffic officers established the circumstances.

Police Sergeant Andy Gibb said: "This serious road collision resulted in one driver losing his life.

"We are appealing for anyone who witnessed this collision and who was in the area of Old Dalkeith Road, to contact Police Scotland on 101."