Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man injured in fire at Edinburgh flat

A man is being treated in hospital after a fire at a flat in Edinburgh in the early hours of the morning.

The blaze broke out at the flat in Parkgrove Bank, in the Clermiston area of the city, shortly before 0500 BST.

Three other people - including a seven-year-old boy - were also treated at the scene for the effects of smoke.

The 49-year-old man was taken to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh suffering from burns to the face and smoke inhalation.

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