South Scotland

Motorcyclist killed in A77 accident south of Stranraer

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Image caption The A77 south of Stranraer has been shut following a serious accident

A motorcyclist has died after his bike was involved in a crash with a car on the A77 in Dumfries and Galloway.

Emergency services were called out to the scene near to Spittal Croft between Stranraer and Portpatrick at about 11:35.

The road at the scene has been shut and diversions put in place while a full crash scene investigation takes place.

Police have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact them with information.

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