Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Woman injured after being hit by taxi in Edinburgh

Princes Street

A woman has been injured after being knocked down by a taxi in Edinburgh city centre.

The pedestrian had been crossing Princes Street opposite the Waverley Steps, beside the Balmoral Hotel, at the time.

The incident happened at about 12:20. Police Scotland said a section of Princes Street had been closed.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Inquiries into the full circumstances surrounding this incident are ongoing."

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