Tollcross road closed after man injured

A ROAD in Tollcross was cordoned off earlier today after a man suffered serious injuries.

The man was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Picture: Greg Macvean
The man was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Picture: Greg Macvean

Police and paramedics were called to Glen Street at 10.30am after reports a man had been taken ill.

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A police spokeswoman said: “A 59-year-old man has been taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary where he is in a serious condition.

“There appear to be no suspicious circumstances and enquiries are ongoing at this stage.”