Woman injured in A75 crash near Newton Stewart

Machermore road traffic accident
Machermore road traffic accident

A woman was cut free from her crashed car on Tuesday morning after colliding with a van on the A75 outside Newton Stewart.

Two fire engines and two ambulances attended the scene at the Machermore roadway shortly after 9.20am and used a back board to support her as she was removed.

She was taken for treatment by ambulance staff.

The road remained open throughout, with traffic reduced to one lane until around 11am.