South Scotland

Dumfries bypass reopens after pig carcass lorry closure

Overturned lorry Image copyright Police Scotland

The A75 Dumfries bypass has reopened after a lorry carrying pig carcasses overturned causing lengthy traffic delays.

The route was shut at the Cuckoo Bridge roundabout following the incident.

Diversions were put in place with one lane also closed westbound.

The lorry was moved shortly before 12:00.

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