Emergency services attend incident on A92

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Emergency services have been dealing with a minor chemical incident on the A92 this morning (Tuesday).

Several fire engines and police were seen on site, just north of Inverkeilor.

A police spokeswoman said: “Police Scotland and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service are in attendance at an off-road track near the A92 north of Inverkeilor and are dealing with a minor chemical incident within a vehicle. There is no risk to the public and the A92 remains open both directions.”

A Scottish Fire and Rescue spokeswoman added: “The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted at 8.18am on Tuesday, January 17 to reports of a chemical incident on the A92 Inverkeilor road.

“Four fire appliances were mobilised along with the chemical unit.

“Firefighters tested a substance contained in a vehicle, which was not thought to be harmful.

“They left the scene around 10am after ensuring the area had been made safe.”