Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Alarm raised after two men stuck in mine near Pitlessie

Two men have escaped serious injury after becoming stuck in a limestone mine in Fife.

Firefighters were called to help them from Cults Lime Works, near Pitlessie, at about 17:00.

However the men had managed to free themselves by the time the fire service arrived on the scene.

A spokeswoman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the casualties were checked over by paramedics but they did not require hospital treatment.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites