Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man injured in fall between two Edinburgh buildings

Hill Street Lane North, Edinburgh Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident happened in Hill Street Lane North in Edinburgh

A 19-year-old man has been taken to hospital after falling between two buildings in Edinburgh.

Emergency services helped to recover the man, who is thought to have fallen about 20ft, from Hill Street Lane North at about 11:45 on Sunday.

He was taken to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary for treatment. The extent of his injuries is not yet known.

Police Scotland said officers were continuing their inquiries into the full circumstances of the incident.

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