Woman seriously injured after falling off bike on A75

A 71-year-old woman was rushed to hospital after falling off her bike while cycling on the A75 near Glenluce on Monday.

The woman, who has not been named by police, is now in Glasgow’s Southern General Hospital with life-threatening injuries after the incident on the Glenluce bypass at around 1.50pm.

Police are keen to trace the driver of a black Vauxhall Vectra seen in the area at the time.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or was in the area at the time is asked to call police on 101.