Two in hospital after car and bus collision

Two people have been taken to hospital following a head on collision between a car and a bus.

The incident took place on the A7 Old Dalkeith Road in Danderhall at around 8.15am.

A 22-year old man was rescued from the car by firefighters using hydraulic cutting gear.

A 61-year-old woman on the bus also suffered injuries.

Both were taken to the ERI by ambulance.