Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Bus crashes in busy Edinburgh street

Crash scene Image copyright James Devoy
Image caption The area was busy at the time of the crash

Passengers have escaped injury after a bus in Edinburgh left the road and crashed into a restaurant.

The accident took place on Forrest Road at about 22:00 on Friday. The bus driver was treated at the scene.

Police Scotland tweeted shortly after the crash: "Officers are currently dealing with a road accident involving a bus on Forrest Road.

"The driver is being treated for injuries, nobody else has been hurt in this incident."