Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Nicolson Street: Chimney down

Nicolson Street has been closed off this morning after a bus was struck by part of a falling chimney.  A passenger in the bus was injured.  From the BBC report here:

The number 31 bus was hit on Nicolson Street at about 09:44 as it was heading out of the city.  Police Scotland said the upper window in the kerbside was smashed and the man had cuts and bruises to his hand.  The road has been closed in both directions at the section outside the Festival Theatre and Surgeon's Hall.  Traffic has been diverted via Chambers Street and Buccleuch Street.

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