The man killed in a two-car crash in Beattock has been named as 51-year-old Michael Anderson from Dalbeattie.
He was pronounced dead at the scene after the collision on the A701 road near to Cragielands House.
The driver of the second car, a 33 year old man from Glasgow, remains in Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary with serious leg and arm injuries.
A man has been pronounced dead at the scene of the two-car road traffic crash on the A701 road near to Cragielands House in Beattock.
A second man has been taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary with what are thought to be serious injuries, police say.
Police Scotland has confirmed the road at the scene will be closed for some considerable time to allow for a full crash investigation to take place.
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The A701 at Beattock is closed in both directions due to a serious accident on the A74(M) at Junction 15 (Moffat).
Police are at the scene and say heavy delays can be expected.