Fife petrol station hit by fuel shortage

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A petrol station in Kirkcaldy has been hit by a fuel shortage.

Sainsbury in Kirkcaldy started to turn customers away on Sunday with a sign saying there was no diesel or fuel at a number of its pumps.

The issue continued on Monday resulting in some pumps being temporarily closed.

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Staff were also on the forecourt advising motorists as they arrived at the Fife Retail Park outlet.

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The petrol station remained open with some customers getting to fill up.

A Sainsbury’s spokesperson said: “Some pumps at our Kirkcaldy petrol filling station have been temporarily closed.

“They have received more fuel today and we’re sorry for the inconvenience this may have caused.”

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