Driver from Wallsend dies after crash in Dumfries

A driver from Wallsend who died following a one-car crash in Dumfries yesterday (Saturday) has been named by police.

Sunday, 28th October 2018, 5:10 pm
Updated Sunday, 28th October 2018, 5:23 pm
Police are appealing for information. Picture: John Devlin

Andrew Fisher died in hospital after the incident on the A75 near the Dromore roundabout in the south of Scotland at around 9am on Saturday.

The 42-year-old was reported to have been taken unwell in the car. He was travelling in a white Hyundai with a woman and three children at the time, but they were not injured.

Sergeant Leigh McCulloch said: “Enquiries are ongoing to establish exactly what happened and we are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident.

“You may have seen the vehicle, a white Hyundai, driving on the A75 previous to the incident and have dash-cam footage that can help us.

“We ask that you come forward and contact us with any information.”