Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Emergency services attend fire in Edinburgh block of flats

Fire scene Image copyright Clearshot Photography
Image caption Firefighters, police and ambulance personnel attended the fire

A man and a young girl have been rescued following a fire at a block of flats.

Firefighters using a ladder helped them escape during the fire at Muirhouse View.

The emergency services had been called at 10:51 after motorcycle in the stairwell was found burning. Four fire appliances attended, along with police and ambulance personnel.

No one is thought to have been injured during the incident.