Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Two injured in coach and bus crash

Ferry Road Image copyright @mad_symondsmark

Two people were injured when a double-decker bus and a coach crashed in Edinburgh, police have confirmed.

The accident happened outside Holycross Primary School on Ferry Road in the Trinity district at about 09:00.

A number 14 Lothian Bus and a private coach appeared to have collided head-on, and emergency services are at the scene.

There is serious traffic congestion on the A902 and drivers are advised to avoid the area.

Police said the coach driver and a passenger on the double-decker bus are being treated for leg injuries.

A passerby said the coach had a smashed side and cracked front windows and damage to the driver's door.

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