A woman has been seriously hurt following a crash on the A595 at Moota in west Cumbria. The woman, who is believed to be in her 70s, suffered serious injuries in the two vehicle crash and was flown to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle.
The driver of the car also suffered serious injuries and was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle. Two people in the second car suffered minor cuts and bruises.
Two people have been taken to hospital following a two car crash on the A595 in west Cumbria near Moota Garden Centre. The Great North Air Ambulance took a disabled female passenger to hospital in Newcastle. The driver was taken to Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary.
Both are said to have serious injuries. The people in the second car had minor cuts and bruises. The accident happened at 8.30am and the road remains closed.
A 59 year old man has died following a two vehicle crash near Glentrool in Dumfries and Galloway. The accident happened on the A714 at around 5 pm on Friday and involved a silver Honda and a white DAF truck.
The driver of the Honda, who is from the Lanark area and hasn't yet been named, sustained fatal injuries. The road is closed to allow investigations to be carried out and will remain closed for some time. Police are appealing for any witnesses.
The A75 is shut both ways at Dunragit following an accident. The road is the main route through Dumfries and Galloway.
A diversion is in place, traffic should turn right onto the C52 and continue to the junction with B7084, turn left onto B7084 and continue to Whitecrook Junction then turn right to rejoin A75 eastbound. Westbound traffic should follow the reverse of Eastbound route.