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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.

STUNNING . . .  Suzanne Storm captured this image of a roe deer near her Moffat home recently 
 *** Local Caption *** STUNNING . . .  Suzanne Storm captured this image of a roe deer near her Moffat home recently

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.

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Vehicle fire closes A75

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

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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.

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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.

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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.’

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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.

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UPDATE: one hurt in bypass crash

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

INVESTIGATION . . . police officers conduct a crash scene investigation at Milnfield *** Local Caption *** INVESTIGATION . . . police officers conduct a crash scene investigation at Milnfield

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Death crash driver named

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

ACCIDENT . . . a lorry crash caused severe delays on the A75 near to Mouswald yesterday afternoon.
The vehicle left the road near to Mouswald Banks at about 2.15 pm, but a police spokesman confirmed nobody was injured in the incident.
He added that the lorry is understood to have clipped the grass verge before tipping into a field.
Traffic lights were quickly erected at the scene in a bid to manage traffic flow and the trunk road was due to be closed for several hours last night while the vehicle was recovered

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.

DnG24 - News Across The Region

Dumfries braced for second bypass closure

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

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MSP’s anger at traffic chaos

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

WATER WORRIES . . . John Corden is fearful that surface water on the A75 trunk road, near Carrutherstown, could cause a serious accident

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.

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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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