Balcony collapses on window cleaner as residents evacuated
Emergency services were called to a building Union Street in Montrose, Angus, on Tuesday.
A window cleaner has been injured after a balcony collapsed on him.
Emergency services were called to a building on Union Street in Montrose, Angus, at 11am on Tuesday.
A 31-year-old man has been taken to hospital.
Residents within the building have been evacuated.
Officers have closed the road while investigations are being carried out.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Police Scotland are currently in attendance in Union Street, Montrose, along with other emergency services, in response to a structural collapse of part of a building.
"A 31-year-old man has been taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries and all residents within the building have been safely evacuated.
"Enquiries are ongoing as to the cause of the problem."