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Man, 95, dies after A713 accident

A713 crash Image copyright Solway Press Services

A 95-year-old man has died as a result of a one-vehicle crash on the A713 at Dalry in Dumfries and Galloway.

Emergency services were called to the scene at about 15:40 on Tuesday.

The pensioner was freed from his vehicle, a green BMW, and airlifted to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow.

He later died of his injuries. The road was closed for several hours as investigations were carried out.

Police said the procurator fiscal had been informed.

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