Liberton High School
Liberton High SchoolGoogle

A pupil has been killed after a wall collapsed inside an Edinburgh school.

The Scottish Ambulance Service was called to Liberton High School at 9.50am.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Police in Edinburgh responded to Liberton High School after a wall within the building collapsed, injuring a female pupil at 10:00.

"She was treated by ambulance staff on the scene, but was pronounced dead."

He added: "Inquiries into the full circumstances surrounding this incident are ongoing and we are working alongside our relevant partner agencies."