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Man (70) from north killed in three-vehicle crash in Scotland

A 70-year-old man from the north has died in a three-vehicle crash in Scotland
Conor Riordan, Press Association

A 70-YEAR-OLD man from Northern Ireland has died in a crash in Scotland.

Alan Neill was involved in a three-vehicle collision on the A75 near Creetown in Dumfries and Galloway at about 2.45am on Saturday.

Mr Neill's Ford Ranger pick-up and a silver Suzuki Swift were in a collision with a Scania lorry on the A75 near to the Castle Cary Holiday Park.

A 43-year-old woman who had been driving the car was taken by air ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow with serious back injuries.

A 14-year-old girl, who was a passenger in the Suzuki, and the 25-year-old man who had been driving the lorry were both uninjured.

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