South Scotland

Drivers escape serious injury in Haugh of Urr lorry crash

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The drivers of two lorries have escaped serious injury following a crash on the A75 in Dumfries and Galloway.

The accident happened on the route near to Haugh of Urr at about 12:30.

Emergency services were sent to the scene and the eastbound carriageway was closed which police said had caused "significant tailbacks" in both directions.

The road was reopened at about 13:45 and police said neither driver had been badly hurt.

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