Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man falls from Joppa scaffolding

A man fell from scaffolding after police were called to an incident east of Edinburgh, officers have said.

Roads were closed around Morton Street in Joppa after police were called to deal with a man who was "causing a disturbance".

The Lothian and Borders force said the man had fallen from the scaffolding and been taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

They said they did not believe his injuries were serious.