Garlieston man dies in A75 accident

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A man has died following an accident on the A75 near Kirkcudbright.

76 year-old Ian Fraser, from North Crescent in Garlieston, was pronounced dead at the scene of the road traffic collision which happened on the A75 near to the Glenterry junction, Kirkcudbright on Wednesday 17 August.

Police Scotland is appealing for any witnesses to the crash which happened at approximately 11.50am to make contact through 101 and in particular would like to hear from anyone who may have had a dash camera operating at the time.

Police Scotland say the road was closed for six hours to allow a crash investigation to be completed. The Procurator Fiscal has been informed.