Driver charged after taxi passengers injured in crash


A taxi driver has been charged under the road traffic act after a crash in which his three passengers were injured.

The crash happened in Edinburgh's Cowgate at about 21:30 on Saturday.

The passengers, all women, are receiving treatment for non-life threatening injuries at the Royal Edinburgh Infirmary.

Police said a 64-year-old man has been charged under Section 3 of the Road Traffic Act.

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Anyone with information is asked to contact Edinburgh Road Policing Unit quoting incident number 4400 of April 29."

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