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Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road collision on the A911.

The incident happened around 10.35pm on Tuesday 6th March on the Windygates to Glenrothes road at the Durie Vale ‎Roundabout.

A male pedestrian was involved in a collision with an Audi car heading towards Glenrothes and suffered significant injuries.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by ambulance staff and Road Policing Officers have closed the road in both directions while they conduct their inquiries.

The road is likely to be closed for several hours and motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternative routes until further notice.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to come forward.

Inspector Neil McKenzie said: “Tragically this collision has resulted in the death of the pedestrian and we are currently working to confirm his identity as well as the full circumstances surrounding this incident.

“Anyone who witnessed what happened or who had information they believe is relevant to our investigation should contact police immediately.

“We would also urge the public to be mindful of he road closures and take different routes until we can reopen the road.”

Those with information can contact Fife’s Road Policing Unit via 101 and quote incident number 4122 of the 6th March.