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Motorbike crash pedestrian dies

A woman has died in hospital after being hit by a motorbike.

She was fatally injured as she crossed Great Junction Street in the Leith area of Edinburgh at 11.50am, police have said.

The woman, who has yet to be identified, was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, where she later died.

The motorbike rider was also taken to hospital but his condition is not serious, said police.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Great Junction Street was busy with traffic and pedestrians at the time of the collision, and we are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed this incident."

Anyone with information about this incident has been asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.

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