Man In Hospital After Holyrood Park Plunge
24 October 2015, 11:55
A man is being treated in hospital after falling 50ft down an embankment in an Edinburgh park.
Firefighters had to use a line rescue to reach the 22-year-old who had fallen in the crags in Holyrood Park at about 11pm yesterday.
The man suffered head injuries and was reached by firefighters with a basket stretcher near St Margaret's Loch in the park.
Officers passed him to the care of paramedics, who took him to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary as a precaution.