The A76 through Sanquhar is currently closed due a road crash which involved a lorry loaded with glue.
The glue container on the lorry has burst and glue spilling is affecting the road surface.
Diversions are being put in place but drivers are being asked to avoid the area.
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Peter Morrison had been sending text messages and driving at excessive speeds in rain and wind before the crash near Tebay in February 2016.