Cleared: A76 B741 New Cumnock – A70 Cumnock – Closure

Carriageway closed in both directions due to a serious road traffic incident. Northbound Diversion: Commence north of the C133 Drumlanrig, Carronbridge – turn right to A702 continue north to Abington Services Roundabouts M74 Junction 13 – 1st roundabout take 2nd exit to next roundabout – take 2nd exit to B7078 continue to A70 (Millbank) – turn left to A70 continue through Muirkirk to junction of B743.
Supplementary: Vehicles over 15 feet high – turn right to B743 and travel via Sorn – and B713 Catrine to the A76 to rejoin route. All other traffic continues through Cumnock to rejoin A76.
Southbound Diversion: Commence at A76 at A70 (Cumnock) turn left to A70 continue towards M74 Junction 12 – turn right to the B7078 to the roundabouts at Abington Services/ M74 Junction 13 – at 1st roundabout take 2nd exit to next roundabout – take 2nd exit to A702 – follow to A76 at Carronbridge to rejoin route.
Supplementary: Vehicles over 15 feet high – Commence on A76 at B713 take B713 through Catrine and B743 to the junction with the A70 – turn left to A70 and follow the above southbound diversion route. This incident has now cleared.

Archived from Traffic Scotland at 8:08 pm, October 3, 2010