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Students treated after chip pan fire at Edinburgh flats

  • 2-4-2012

Two students have been treated for the effects of smoke after a fire at flats used as university accommodation in Edinburgh.

Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue said emergency crews were called out at about 13:20 to the five-storey block in Nicolson Street in the city centre.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus put out the blaze, which had been started by a chip pan.

Two men, believed to be in their early 20s, were given oxygen at the scene.

The building houses students from the University of Edinburgh.

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