Fife Zoo fire: Firefighters battle blaze at tourist attraction

A fire has broken out at a zoo in Fife for the second time in twelve months, with firefighters remaining on the scene.

Fife Zoo, near Ladybank, has been hit by a blaze this afternoon.

It was previously the site of a fire in July 2020, just a few days after it reopened following the initial lockdown.

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Pictures on the Facebook page for Fife Jammer Locations show the extent of the latest fire.

The fire was reported earlier this afternoon. Picture: Fife Jammer Locations
The fire was reported earlier this afternoon. Picture: Fife Jammer Locations

A spokesperson for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, said: “We were alerted at 12.32pm on Sunday, July 18 to reports of a building fire at Birniefield, Collessie, in Fife.

“Operations control mobilised four appliances to the scene where a fire was affecting a barn, a caravan and a car.

“There are no reported casualties at this time, crews remain in attendance.”

Updates to follow

Firefighters remain on the scene. Picture: Fife Jammer Locations

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