A road in Kirkcaldy remains closed after a serious incident which saw a man taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Traffic was stopped from entering Fair Isle Road after police received reports of a disturbance within a property.
In a statement, police said a man threatened to hurt himself and officers before attempting to climb down from a balcony and falling.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We received a report of a disturbance within a property on Fair Isle Road, Kirkcaldy, around 3.10pm on Tuesday, October 15.
“Officers attended and a 38-year-old man threatened to harm himself and police from within the property.
“The man then attempted to climb down from a balcony and fell. He has been taken to Victoria Hospital with serious but not life threatening injuries. Enquiries are ongoing.”
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There was a high police presence at flats in the street along with other emergency service vehicles while the incident was ongoing.
Fair Isle Road remains closed.