Police launch probe after car 'deliberately' set on fire

Fire crews rushed to the scene in the early hours of Wednesday morning following reports of a blaze.

Car in Kirkcaldy, Fife ‘deliberately’ set on fire as Police Scotland launch probe STV News

Police have launched a probe after a car was “wilfully” set on fire at a residential street in Fife.

Fire crews were called to Dallas Drive in Kirkcaldy just after 3am on Wednesday to reports of a blaze.

One crew attended and the fire was put out just after 3.30am.

Police Scotland said the incident is being treated as deliberate.

A spokesperson for the force said: “Around 3.10am on Wednesday we were called to a report of a car fire on Dallas Drive, Kirkcaldy.

“The fire is being treated as wilful and enquiries are ongoing.”