Minnigaff lad left with serious injuries following crash

A MINNIGAFF lad is seriously ill in hospital following a road crash near Wigtown.

The 18-year old was taken to hospital in Glasgow with seious injuries to his legs following the collision between his silver Vauxhall Corsa and a red Vauxhall Vivaro panel van driven by a 55-year old Whithorn, man who suffered minor injuries.

Police say the accident happened at around 1.40pm near Trammondford Football ground.

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the Corsa driving south on the A714 towards Wigtown between 1.30pm and 1.40 hrs on the day of the crash.

Anyone with information can contact Police on 08456005701 or Crimestoppers on 0800555111.