Two arrested following snack van fire in kirkcaldy

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Police have arrested two people in connection with wilful fire-raising in Kirkcaldy.

Officers were called following a static van that was on fire on Hayfield Road at around 4am on Wednesday 6 February.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service attended and extinguished the flames. No-one was injured during the incident.

A 38-year-old woman and 35-year-old man have been arrested and inquiries remain ongoing.

Sergeant Jimmy Adamson from Kirkcaldy Police Station said: “It was fortunate that on this occasion no-one was seriously injured as a result of the fire.

“We are currently working with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service to establish the full circumstances of this incident, and would ask anyone who may have information to assist our investigation to come forward at their earliest opportunity.”

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 0333 of 6 February, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.