The B7020 near Springwells and C98A roads have now been re-opened, after what was thought to be an over-turned tanker has been cleared.
The collision was in fact between an overturned car and a tanker that was upright.
The crash caused an oil leak. It took four fire engines to clear the road.
The Dumfries bypass has now reopened after a three vehicle crash involving two lorries and a car.
The crash blocked the A75 between Cargen Bridge and Cuckoo Bridge for around an hour.
A man was hospitalised following the crash.
Police in Dumfries and Galloway have issued a warning after a series of road crashes in icy conditions near Newton Stewart.
Police are appealing for witnesses following a five vehicle crash near Kendal that left an 86-year-old seriously injured.
Officers were called to the incident involving a Renault Clio, Kia Rio, Citroen C4, Ford Fiesta and Ibiza Sport on the A590 at around 5:20pm yesterday.
After the collision the 86-year-old front seat passenger of the Fiesta got out of the car and was hit by another vehicle.
The driver and passenger of the Clio, a man and woman in their 80s, from Grange, were taken to Westmorland General Hospital with minor injuries.
Police say nobody else was injured but the road was closed for six hours while officers carried out investigations.
Police Scotland has named the man who died in a car accident on the A75 on Sunday as 83 year-old Ian Austin from George Street in Dumfries.
The crash happened at the junction with the B6357 east of Annan.
Investigations into the cause of the collision are ongoing.
A man has died following a road crash in St Bees this morning.
Police say it's believed he suffered a medical episode at the wheel and did not die as a result of the collision.
Officers were called at 7.40am to reports of a car colliding with a wall on the B5345, St Bees Road.
The road was shut for several hours but has now re-opened.
A 72-year-old man sustained a foot injury after being struck by a lorry in north Cumbria this afternoon.
The Great North Air Ambulance helicopter was called to the incident at Kirkcambeck between Lanercost and Stapleton at around 3pm.
The casualty was treated at the scene before being transported by land ambulance to Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service said his injuries were not life-threatening.
Tributes have been paid to a 27-year-old man from the Scottish Borders who died in a road accident on the A6094 near Howgate on Saturday.
William Bertram, known as "Wink", was born and raised in Shiphorns, Eddleston and attended Eddleston Primary and Peebles High School.