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Elderly man knocked down on Northfield Broadway

Northfield Broadway at the junction of Northfield Farm Avenue
Image caption The man was involved in an accident on Northfield Broadway at the junction of Northfield Farm Avenue

An elderly man has been taken to hospital with head injuries after he was knocked down in Edinburgh.

The man, in his 80s, was knocked down by a red Audi on Northfield Broadway at the junction of Northfield Farm Avenue shortly before 10:00.

Lothian and Borders Police are appealing for witnesses.

The road was reopened at 12.30 following a police investigation at the scene. The pedestrian was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

The female driver is helping the police.

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