A number of Edinburgh roads taped off as heavy police presence reply to incident

A heavy police presence has been noticed in Edinburgh, with a number of streets being cordoned off on Sunday morning.

Numerous roads inside the Leith have been taped off in addition to a number of police automobiles noticed within the space because the trigger for concern is at the moment unknown.

A part of Easter Street, St Clair Avenue and Dalmeny Road stay closed as visitors begins to construct up within the space on Sunday morning, June 19.

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Locals reported that the incident occurred early within the morning, with Lothian Buses directing a number of providers away from the realm in the meanwhile.

The primary diversion was tweeted at round 3am within the morning, with the 35, 49, 1, 7, 14, 16 and 25 all being compelled to take an alternate route.

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Footage from the scene on Easter Street, close to the Lidl, present a number of police automobiles and officers remaining on the scene, in addition to the collision investigation police car arriving.

One native who lives close to St Clair Road mentioned that they have been informed to not go away their houses in the meanwhile.

St Clair Street
St Clair Road, in addition to Easter Street, additionally stays closed.

Police Scotland have been contacted for remark.

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