Police not at fault in collision with pedestrian in Kirkcaldy

The men are expected to appear in court on Monday.
The men are expected to appear in court on Monday.

An investigation into a collision between a pedestrian and a marked police car in Kirkcaldy yesterday (Thursday) has found that the driving officer was not at fault.

The incident occured on Thursday, April 28 around 12.30pm in the town’s East Fergus Place.

It has been confirmed that the man suffered only minor injuries and has been discharged from hospital.

In a statement, local Inspector Graeme Neill said: “After speaking with a number of independent witnesses and carrying out a robust collision investigation at the scene we are satisfied that the driving practises of the officer involved were appropriate.

“Our inquiries into this matter have now concluded and no further action will be taken.

“Fortunately, the male pedestrian has since been discharged from hospital having received treatment for minor injuries.”