South Scotland

Delivery van and car crash closes A713

A crash involving a car and a delivery van has closed the A713 at Drumjohn near Carsphairn in Dumfries and Galloway.

Police Scotland said emergency services had been called out to the accident at about 10:40.

A red Ford Fiesta and a white Asda van collided and the road has been shut in both directions.

Police are trying to trace the driver of a white, flatbed pick-up truck which was in the area at the time.

Drivers were advised to try to avoid the area or expect delays on the route between Dalmellington in East Ayrshire and Dalry in Dumfries and Galloway.

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