Man dies in crash near Newburgh

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A man has died as the result of a crash on the Newburgh and Abernethy road in north east Fife.

Police Scotland confirmed that a Volkswagen Golf and Toyota Hilux 4x4 were involved in the collision on the A913 around 6.55am this morning (Thursday).

The male driver of the VW died at the scene while the driver and passenger of the Toyota, both men, were taken by ambulance to Perth Royal Infirmary.

The road is expected to be closed for much of the day and diversions have been put in place while police carry out investigations.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Police Scotland on 101.