West Lothian fire crews rush to blazes near the B9080 between Threemiletown and Bridgend

Firefighters are currently tackling two blazes near Threemiletown in West Lothian.

A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) crew are in attendance at a barn fire between Threemiletown and Bridgend.

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Firefighters are also currently fighting a blaze in a field near the B9080.

The two fires are not thought to be connected.

A SFRS spokesperson said: “There’s a significant number of firefighters in the area at present.”

Regarding the barn fire, a spokesperson said: “We were alerted at 11.07am on Wednesday, 10 August to reports of a barn on fire at Gateside Farm, Linlithgow, West Lothian.

“Operations Control mobilised six appliances to the scene. Crews continue to tackle the blaze.”

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Firefighters were called to two fires in West Lothian on Wednesday afternoon.

With regards to the fire in a field, a SFRS spokesperson said: “We were alerted at 11.58am on Wednesday, 10 August to reports of a fire in a field in the Linlithgow area of West Lothian.

“Operations Control mobilised four appliances to the scene and crews quickly extinguished the blaze.” “

There are no casualties."