Truck ploughs into traffic lights after colliding with bus

The two-vehicle crash took place in Edinburgh at around 2.30pm on Monday.

Crash: Gorgie Road. <strong>STV</strong>
Crash: Gorgie Road. STV

A pick-up truck ploughed into a set of traffic of lights after colliding with a bus in Edinburgh.

The two-vehicle crash took place on Gorgie Road near Saughton Park at around 2.30pm on Monday.

A white truck collided with a single-decker Lothian bus before crashing into nearby traffic lights and railings.

No-one was injured during the incident however, part of the road has been closed.

ADVERT

A spokesman for Police Scotland said: “We were called to a crash at 2.30pm on Monday. The incident involved two vehicles and ambulance services were called.

Collision: A pick-up truck ploughed into a set of traffic of lights. STV

“We are not aware of any injuries and officers remain at the scene. Part of the road has been closed.”

A spokesman for the ambulance service added: “We are still in attendance after sending two ambulances to the scene.”

Lothian Buses confirmed its vehicle was involved in the accident.

ADVERT

A spokesman said: “We can confirm that one of our vehicles was involved in an incident today on Gorgie Road and we are fully assisting Police Scotland with their enquiries.”


You're up to date

You've read today's top stories. Where would you like to go next?