Man dies after greenhouse car crash in Edinburgh

A MAN has died after his car left the road and crashed into a greenhouse in the south of Edinburgh.

Police said the crash occurred at around 11:40am today. Picture: TSPL

Emergency services were called to the scene in Gillespie Road at around 11.40am today, police said.

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Seventeen firefighters were involved in getting the man out of the vehicle. He died at the scene.

The road was closed for a time while police carried out investigations.