Very slow traffic and partially blocked due to accident, a van and a car involved on Burn Road at Green Street.
Near to the traffic lights next to Tesco, affecting traffic between the A689 and the A178 Mainsforth Terrace.
Traffic is also very slow on the A689 leaving town.
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