Pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by Edinburgh tram
The 32-year-old man was knocked down at Lochside Avenue between two tram stops.
A man has been taken to hospital after being hit by a tram in Edinburgh.
The 32-year-old was knocked down at Lochside Crescent in the Edinburgh Park area of the city at 2pm on Monday.
The pedestrian was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary to be treated for minor injuries.
Trams services were only running between York Place and Edinburgh Park while the collision was dealt with.
A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: "Police in Edinburgh can confirm that a 32-year-old man has been involved in collision with a tram.
"The incident happened around 2pm today at Lochside Crescent near to the Edinburgh Park area.
"He has been conveyed to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary by ambulance to be treated for minor injuries."
A spokesman for Edinburgh Trams said: "We can confirm that there has been a collision between a tram and a pedestrian at Lochside Avenue. We’re currently supporting the emergency services and have suspended services between Edinburgh Park Station and the Airport."
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