WE'RE getting reports of an accident on the dual carriageway near Pitreavie playing fields in Dunfermline causing congestion for rush-hour commuters.

The accident, which is understood to have involved two cars, happened shortly before 6pm.

Police and firefighters were at the scene with traffic at a standstill in both directions of the dual carriageway.

We'll bring you more details on the accident when we get them.