A horse rider was killed with her horse when she was walking along a country road in Dumfries.
Another woman was also involved in the accident on the B725 near Clarencefield in Dumfries and is in a stable condition in hospital.
The pair were walking with two horses when they were hit by a blue Isuzu truck at 5:10pm last night.
Police Scotland are appealing for anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them.
More top news
Emma Jesson brings you Saturday night's forecast
Christmas Eve which could be rather frosty, and at present, Christmas Day itself looks like being cold and clear with a few wintry showers
There is a bit of everything on the way this weekend. Here is your forecast: