THERE was a spate of accidents on the region’s roads this morning after frost on wet roads left slippy surfaces.
AN innovative new traffic management system is to be installed at Springholm village on the A75 in a bid to stop speeding vehicles.
STRETCHES of the A75 have been identified as a deer hotspot, with drivers warned to take care for the wildlife.
A STRETCH of the A75 just outside Annan has been named one of the top five haunted roads in the UK.
A COMBINE harvester fire on the A75 near Annan this morning closed the road in both directions.
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.
A LORRY driver was taken to hospital after his vehicle left the road and crashed into trees on the A75 in Nithsdale this morning.
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.
A MAN and a woman who died following a crash between two cars in the Newton Stewart area have been named.
A WOMAN who was injured in a crash on the Dumfries bypass has died, it was announced today.
A BYPASS for Springholm and Crocketford could be moving closer to a reality — with claims the Scottish Government are ‘ready to help.’
A WOMAN from Lockerbie is in a serious condition in a Glasgow hospital following yesterday’s crash on the bypass at Dumfries.
ONE person has been seriously injured in a crash which has closed the A75 bypass at Dumfries today.
WITNESSES are being sought after a three vehicle accident on the A75 on Monday morning.
A VAN driver was left shocked after a road rage incident on the A75 last night.
A CAR driver was taken to hospital early on Monday morning after a crash on the A75 Gretna – Stranraer trunk road.
A MAN from Dumfries has died following a car crash on the Annan bypass on Sunday morning.
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.
A MAN has died following a crash on the A75 near Kirkcudbright this morning.
THERE were long delays on the A75 Dumfries by-pass on Friday morning after a lorry overturned.
A MAN from Dalbeattie killed in a smash on the A75 on Wednesday afternoon has been named by police.
A LORRY crash caused severe delays on the A75 near to Mouswald on Thursday afternoon.
A CHEMICAL spillage has closed the A75 at Glenluce this afternoon.
ONLY three official complaints were made about a weekend road closure on Dumfries bypass last month.
‘MAJOR delays’ and ‘massive traffic jams’ in Dumfries over the weekend have angered one politician.
A PETITION to upgrade the whole A75 Euroroute from Gretna to Stranraer is gathering speed.
OVER £270,000 of resurfacing works will be conducted on the A75 trunk road near Eastriggs next weekend.
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.