A bus driver has been injured after his vehicle collided with a tram that derailed near Edinburgh Airport.
Dramatic photographs show the single decker bus severely damaged on its side, while the front of the tram appears smashed.
The male bus driver has been taken to hospital and police say the extent of his injuries are currently not known.
Emergency services were called to the scene after the incident occurred on Eastfield Avenue at about 5.30pm.
Police Scotland tweeted: "A driver has been taken to hospital after his bus was in collision with a tram at Edinburgh Airport around 5.30pm and the tram has derailed.
"6 tram passengers thought to be uninjured and there were no passengers on the bus.
"There will be disruption to traffic for some time."
Edinburgh Trams also confirmed the incident on their official twitter account.
They wrote: “Due to an incident, trams will be short running between the Gyle Centre and York Place.
"Tickets will be accepted on @on_lothianbuses. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. #edintravel.”
Edinburgh Airport tweeted: "Due to emergency services dealing with an incident, we are experiencing a build up of traffic around the airport.
"We appreciate your understanding and will provide an update soon."
The airport added: "Traffic is moving but slowly. If you are in Long Stay please speak to airport staff who are on the ground and can help."
A spokesman for Police Scotland told Mirror Online: "The male driver has been taken to hospital after the single decker bus he was driving was in collision with a tram at Edinburgh Airport shortly before 5.30pm this evening, Wednesday June 13.
"The tram has been derailed from the tracks.
"The bus driver has been taken by ambulance to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary for treatment. The extent of his injuries are not known at this time."
Police said the driver of the tram and the ticket conductor were treated by paramedics at the scene and their injuries are not thought to be serious.
Six passengers were on the tram at the time but they are not believed to be injured, and there were no passengers on the bus, police confirmed.
The Police Scotland statement continued: "The bus is used to transport passengers between the long stay airport car park and the terminal building."
An investigation is underway and anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident is asked to contact Police Scotland via 101.
There is expected to be disruption to traffic for some time.
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