A 23-year-old driver has died and his passenger seriously injured after the car they were in crashed.
The accident involved one car, a white Honda CRX, which left the road at 10.15pm on the A709 Lochmaben to Lockerbie road, near Lochmaben.
The driver, a local man, died at the scene while his 21-year-old passenger, also local, was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Infirmary in a serious condition.
The road was closed for several hours while crash scene investigations were carried out. It was reopened at 4.50am.
A police spokesman said: "The collision involved one vehicle, a white Honda CRX, and occurred at around 22.15 on Wednesday 30 January. The vehicle was being driven by a local 23-year-old man who died at the scene as a result of injuries sustained.