Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Couple treated after fire at Edinburgh flat

A man and a woman have been treated for the effects of smoke after an early morning fire in the Sighthill area of Edinburgh.

Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue said crews were called out at about 0320 GMT.

A spokesman said firefighters found a smoke-filled flat when they arrived at the scene of the blaze in Westerhailes Park.

A neighbour raised the alarm after reporting the smell of burning.