Kirkcowan roofer escapes serious injury in fall

A 22-year old roofer from Kirkcowan has been treated for a broken wrist and head injuries after falling about 30ft from a roof at Ardwell.

Luce Bay Plant Hire employee, Martin Rudd, was assessed at Galloway Community Hospital in Stranraer before being taken to DGRI for an operation to his wrist. Police say his condition is not serious.