EMERGENCY services raced to a fire at a Fife Council depot last night.

Fire crews arrived at Halbeath Industrial Estate where they found five cars alight at around 8.30pm.

A spokesperson for Scottish Fire and Rescue said: "We received an alarm at 8.35pm on Friday, February 26, to reports of vehicles on fire at the Fife Council depot in Halbeath Industrial Estate.

"Two fire crews from Dunfermline Fire Station were dispatched and on arrival found five vehicles to be well alight.

"Crews worked to extinguish the fire which was put out at 9.18pm.

"Crews finally left the scene at 10.36pm.

"The cause of the fire is still being investigated."

Police Scotland have been contacted for comment.