Serious incident

Posted on Tuesday, 11th September 2018 at 13:08

Police were called to Saughton Tram Stop at around 12.15pm on Tuesday 11th September following a collision between a tram and a pedestrian. The man suffered serious injuries and was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. No-one else was hurt in the collision. 

A spokesman for Edinburgh Trams commented: “First and foremost we would like to stress that our thoughts and sympathy are with the man’s family.

As well as conducting our own investigation into the incident we are, of course, co-operating fully with both the Police and the Rail Accident Investigation Branch.

 

“As investigations are ongoing, we are unable to comment further at this time."