Raith Rovers vs Dunfermline abandoned after only 15 minutes

Raith Rovers vs Dunfermline in the Scottish Championship has been abandoned after only 15 minutes due to a power fault inside Starks Park.

Both the Penman or McDermid stands were without power after the match kicked off and the referee was forced to speak with the stadium safety officer.

After consultation with the Police Scotland match commander the decision was taken to postpone the Championship clash.

A Raith Rovers statement read: “Due to the ongoing power issue the police scotland match commander has taken the decision to abandon the match. We will update as soon as we can. We appreciate your understanding in this difficult situation.”

More to follow.

The Herald Scotland

The Herald Scotland

The Herald is a Scottish broadsheet newspaper founded in 1783. The Herald is the longest running national newspaper in the world and is the eighth oldest daily paper in the world. The title was simplified from The Glasgow Herald in 1992