South Scotland

Man dies in lorry and pick-up crash on A74 near Lockerbie

A man has died after a crash involving three lorries and a pick-up towing a caravan on the A74(M) south of Lockerbie.

The accident happened between Junction 19 at Ecclefechen and Junction 20 Eaglesfield at about 00:30.

The man, who was driving the pick-up, died after the collision involving one of the lorries. The other two struck debris from the crash.

The road was closed in both directions for about 12 hours but has reopened.

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