Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Firefighters tackle blaze in flats in Edinburgh's Old Town

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Firefighters are currently tackling a blaze in a block of flats in Edinburgh.

The fire broke out in Old Tolbooth Wynd in the city's Old Town just after 13:00.

The road is closed in both directions and Calton Road is closed westbound to both motorists and pedestrians to allow emergency services access.

Police are warning people to stay away from the area.

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