Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Body found after Edinburgh bridge fall reports

Merchant Street Image copyright Google

The body of a man has been found in a street in Edinburgh following a report he fell from a bridge.

Emergency services were called to George IV Bridge at about 14:45 on Sunday.

The 23-year-old's body was found below the bridge in Merchant Street.

It is thought the death is being treated as unexplained.

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