A north-east road has been closed after a two vehicle crash.
Emergency services have been called to the A93 near Kincardine O’Neil due to the collision.
The road is closed between the junction with the B993 and the locally known Dess Wood road.
A Police Scotland spokesman said the road maybe closed for quite some time as serious are serious.
Two people were freed from a vehicle by a Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) crew.
Members of the public have been asked to avoid the area.
A police spokesman said: “The public are asked to avoid the area if possible.
“We had colleagues from fire and ambulance in attendance.
“The road will be closed for some time as we have received an update from hospital that injuries are serious.”
A spokesman for the SFRS said: “Two people were released from from vehicles by our crews using hydraulic rescuing equipment.”