South Scotland

Biker airlifted after Wigtown tractor crash

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital in Dumfries following a collision with a tractor on the A714 in Wigtown.

Police reported the incident shortly after midday.

They said the man had serious leg injuries following the accident at the Carslay Farm lay-by.

There are road closures in the area and diversions were being put in place with drivers being advised to use other routes if possible.

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