A 71-year-old man from Wigtown has died in hospital weeks after being involved in a two-vehicle collision on the A75.

Peter Little was a passenger in a Landrover Discovery which collided with a Vauxhall Movano van near Newton Stewart, on 10 November 2017.

He died at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow on Monday 4 December.

A full report is being prepared for the Procurator Fiscal.

The family of Mr Little have issued the following statement:

Peter, a much beloved husband, father and Granda sustained serious injuries in the collision and although he seemed to be making a slow yet steady recovery, he later succumbed to those injuries.

Family statement