Emergency services have been called out to Tayport beach after a 12-year-old girl was injured.
The coastguard and ambulance service are on the scene, near Tentsmuir.
It is believed that the child suffered a broken ankle.
A Coastguard spokesman said: “Carnoustie coastguard rescue team has been deployed to Tayport beach to assist the ambulance service with moving a casualty.
“The incident is ongoing.”