Driver dies in Newton Stewart crash

Police appeal for information after the driver of a car dies in a one car accident in Kirkinner, Newton Stewart

Crash victim named

Dumfries and Galloway police have named the car driver who died in a crash in the village of Kirkinner in Newton Stewart.

21 year old Mark McLelland, a dairy worker from Whauphill, was killed when his silver Vauxhall Corsa crashed on the A746 at around 6 am.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Road closed after driver dies in crash

A car driver has died after a crash in Newton Stewart. Emergency services were called to the scene at 6 am but the driver was found with fatal injuries. Only one vehicle was involved. The A746 in Kirkinner has been closed while investigations take place. Diversions are in place.

Dumfries and Galloway Police would like to speak to anyone who was using at the time of the crash and are asking they call 08456005701.

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