Three Women Rescued After Fire In Edinburgh Tenement Block

20 June 2017, 07:38 | Updated: 20 June 2017, 10:37

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Three women have been rescued by firefighters after a blaze broke out in a flat.

Fire crews were called to Forrest Road, Edinburgh, at 12.10am on Tuesday.

The three women were led to safety from the five-storey tenement block, and passed into the care of ambulance crews.

Heart has been told one of the women was taken to hospital.

The fire was extinguished and the cause is being investigated.