Six tonne dumper truck collides with the coop

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Police appealing for witnesses after a Dumper Truck caused significant damage to a Co-Op in Kirkcaldy.
The incident took place around 2.40am this morning (Monday) in Lauder Road.

The truck, which is described as a six tonne Benford Swivel Dumper, collided with the wall of the building.
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It was subsequently reported stolen from a business premises in Hayfield Industrial Estate.
Detective Inspector Graeme Dursley of Kirkcaldy CID said:
“The premises will remain closed while we conduct our investigations at the scene and a full assessment of the damage to the building will need to be carried out.

“I’d urge anyone who may have been in the area of Hayfield Industrial Estate or Lauder Road in the early hours of the morning to get in touch.

“If you saw any suspicious behaviour or may have witnessed the truck travelling between these two locations, then please come forward.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101 or make an anonymous report to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.