Cow dead and two taken to hospital after crash near racing circuit

Emergency services were called to the the A823, near Knockhill Racing Circuit, at around 6.25pm on Tuesday.

Cow dead and two taken to hospital after crash near racing circuit in Fife © Google Maps 2024

A cow has died and two people were taken to hospital after a crash near a racing circuit in Fife.

Emergency services were called to the A823, near Knockhill Racing Circuit, after receiving reports of a crash between a cow and a car at around 6.25pm on Tuesday.

Two people were taken to hospital, but have since been discharged.

Police confirmed the cow died at the scene.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 6.25pm on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, police were called to a report of a collision involving a cow and a car on the A823 near Knockhill Racing Circuit around 6.25pm on Tuesday, 6 February.

“Two people were taken to the local hospital but have since been discharged.

“The cow died at the scene. Enquiries are complete. No further police action.”

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