A lorry has become stuck in snow and ice near Grey Mares Tail just outside Moffat.
The A708 is closed in both directions between Ballplay Road / Old Carlisle Road (Moffat) and Rodono (Cappercleuch), due the accident.
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Vigils have been held in the region to mark the 100th anniversary of the battle of the Somme.
Vigils will take place across the region tonight to remember those who fought in the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago.
In our Political Editor's latest blog; the Holyrood recess will be used to look at options for the future with the UK outside the EU.