The Police Investigations & Review Commissioner (PIRC) is investigating the circumstances of a road crash in Kirkcaldy on Friday 8 March 2019

A spokesperson for the PIRC said:

"We are carrying out an investigation into the circumstances surrounding a road crash on Oriel Road, Kirkcaldy, late afternoon on Friday 8 March 2019. 
"The incident involved a police vehicle responding to a 999 call and two other vehicles. An 87-year-old man suffered serious injuries as a result of the incident. 
"The matter was referred to us by Police Scotland and a report will be submitted to them in due course."