POLICE have blocked off a busy Irvine road following an accident.

Kilwinning Road has been cordoned off while officers deal with an 'ongoing incident' at the traffic lights junction with the Castlepark Road.

The Times understands there is one person injured, however it is not known how serious those injuries are.

Thge smash happened after a car and a van collided.

All traffic, including buses, have been diverted while police and emergency services deal with the incident.

More information as we get it.