Police appeal after crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road accident.

The crash happened at about 5.25pm on Tuesday on the M74 southbound carriageway, near Junction 17 at Lockerbie.

The driver of a blue Hyundai Santa Fe Estate suffered a serious head injuries as a result of his vehicle colliding with the central reservation.

Anyone who saw the blue Hyundai prior to the accident or during its journey is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.