A CAR fire broke out in the Sterling Mills car park at the weekend, with fire crews being called in to tackle the blaze.

Emergency services were alerted to the incident in Tillicoultry just after 3.30pm on Sunday, October 7, and a fire engine was dispatched to the scene.

A spokesman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service confirmed: "Operations control mobilised one fire engine to the town’s Sterling Mills, where firefighters extinguished the fire.

“There were no casualties.

“Crews made the area safe before leaving the scene.”