Police have issued a stark warning for motorists to take extra care, after a host of accidents this morning.
Black ice has caused many problems across the region.
Sergeant Paul Dodds from Dumfries and Galloway Police attened the crash involving a livestock lorry and a car earlier today on the B723 at Longmoor.
He gave ITV Border a message to pass on to drivers:
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Mark Quigley dragged "defenceless" victim Ryan Burns by the throat from a bar stool inside the Yellow Earl pub late on December 30.
34-year-old Andrew Bell held a child in a headlock and dragged her four meters down the street whilst under the influence of drugs.
Police are carrying out investigations following a spate of break-ins and thefts in both Hawick and the rural areas of Allerdale.