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Last Updated: Tuesday, 5 June 2007, 13:54 GMT 14:54 UK
North Bridge closed for two hours
North Bridge
North bridge was closed during lunch rush hour
A main thoroughfare in Edinburgh city centre was closed for more than two hours following an incident.

North Bridge was taped off from noon on Tuesday until 1415 BST by the emergency services.

Police negotiators were on scene as well Lothian and Borders Fire and Rescue Service.

A woman was removed from the scene before pedestrians were allowed back onto the street and cars began using the busy route.




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