Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Pensioner rescued from house fire in Leith

A pensioner has been rescued from a house fire in Edinburgh.

The emergency services were called to Hamilton Wynd in Leith at about 11:40.

A man in his 60s was brought to safety and treated at the scene by an ambulance rapid response team.

He was taken to hospital suffering from suspected smoke inhalation.

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