A SERIOUS road accident on the approach road to Cowdenbeath from Mossmorran caused problems for commuters this morning.

Traffic Scotland reported at 6.40pm "Bridge Street is Cowdenbeath is restricted in both directions due to a serious road traffic accident. Traffic is backing up onto the A92."

The accident happened at the top of the slip road leading from the A92 into Cowdenbeath and caused considerable tailbacks.