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UPDATE: Accidents spate as winter grips region’s roads

THERE was a spate of accidents on the region’s roads this morning after frost on wet roads left slippy surfaces.

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Speed measures for Springholm

AN innovative new traffic management system is to be installed at Springholm village on the A75 in a bid to stop speeding vehicles.

A75 drivers on deer alert

STRETCHES of the A75 have been identified as a deer hotspot, with drivers warned to take care for the wildlife.

A75 among UK’s most haunted roads

A STRETCH of the A75 just outside Annan has been named one of the top five haunted roads in the UK.

Vehicle fire closes A75

A COMBINE harvester fire on the A75 near Annan this morning closed the road in both directions.

Collin bypass to close for 11 nights

THE westbound carriageway of the Collin bypass will be closed for 11 nights from next week as a major re-surfacing programme is carried out.

Driver hurt in lorry crash

A LORRY driver was taken to hospital after his vehicle left the road and crashed into trees on the A75 in Nithsdale this morning.

Car chase motorist jailed

A MOTORIST with a “horrendous” driving record, who led police on two car chases within a matter of weeks, has been jailed for five months.

UPDATE: A75 crash victims named

A MAN and a woman who died following a crash between two cars in the Newton Stewart area have been named.

Woman dies after bypass crash

A WOMAN who was injured in a crash on the Dumfries bypass has died, it was announced today.

Progress hinted in A75 bypass campaign

A BYPASS for Springholm and Crocketford could be moving closer to a reality — with claims the Scottish Government are ‘ready to help.’

Woman, 66, in serious condition after crash

A WOMAN from Lockerbie is in a serious condition in a Glasgow hospital following yesterday’s crash on the bypass at Dumfries.

UPDATE: one hurt in bypass crash

ONE person has been seriously injured in a crash which has closed the A75 bypass at Dumfries today.

Witness plea after A75 crash

WITNESSES are being sought after a three vehicle accident on the A75 on Monday morning.

A75 road rage reported

A VAN driver was left shocked after a road rage incident on the A75 last night.

Three-vehicle crash closes A75

A CAR driver was taken to hospital early on Monday morning after a crash on the A75 Gretna – Stranraer trunk road.

Man, 83, dies after A75 crash

A MAN from Dumfries has died following a car crash on the Annan bypass on Sunday morning.

Three hurt in Annan by-pass crash

TWO DRIVERS and a passenger were injured on Sunday morning in a two-vehicle accident on the A75 trunk road, near the east slip road to Annan.

Man dies in A75 crash

A MAN has died following a crash on the A75 near Kirkcudbright this morning.

Dumfries by-pass delays after lorry crash

THERE were long delays on the A75 Dumfries by-pass on Friday morning after a lorry overturned.

Death crash driver named

A MAN from Dalbeattie killed in a smash on the A75 on Wednesday afternoon has been named by police.

A75 delays after lorry crash

A LORRY crash caused severe delays on the A75 near to Mouswald on Thursday afternoon.

Chemical spill closes A75

A CHEMICAL spillage has closed the A75 at Glenluce this afternoon.

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Dumfries braced for second bypass closure

ONLY three official complaints were made about a weekend road closure on Dumfries bypass last month.

MSP’s anger at traffic chaos

‘MAJOR delays’ and ‘massive traffic jams’ in Dumfries over the weekend have angered one politician.

Campaign for A75 upgrade

A PETITION to upgrade the whole A75 Euroroute from Gretna to Stranraer is gathering speed.

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A75 weekend closure for £275k works scheme

OVER £270,000 of resurfacing works will be conducted on the A75 trunk road near Eastriggs next weekend.

Meat load blocks A75

A LORRY driver was taken to hospital with glass in his eye following a three vehicle crash which blocked the A75 all day on Wednesday.

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