Pedes­trian dies af­ter be­ing hit by tram in Ed­in­burgh

The Courier & Advertiser (Angus and The Mearns Edition) - - NEWS -

A man died af­ter he was hit by a tram at Saughton tram stop in Ed­in­burgh.

Emer­gency ser­vices were called to the scene at around 12.10pm yes­ter­day but the man suf­fered se­ri­ous in­juries and died at the scene.

Ed­in­burgh Trams has launched an in­ves­ti­ga­tion into the in­ci­dent. Ser­vices were dis­rupted for trams run­ning be­tween Ed­in­burgh Park Sta­tion and Ed­in­burgh Air­port, and from York Place to Hay­mar­ket.

A spokesman for Ed­in­burgh Trams said: “An in­ves­ti­ga­tion is un­der way and un­til it is com­pleted we are un­able to com­ment fur­ther.”

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UK

© PressReader. All rights reserved.