Man dies in hospital after farm accident

A man has died in hospital following an accident on a farm in the south west of Scotland.

Derek Roan, 71, died from injuries sustained at Barnbarroch Farm near Dalbeattie on Sunday.

In a statement, his family said: “We are totally devastated and still in shock about what has happened and it will take some time for us to come to terms with not having him around.”

Police said there were no suspicious circumstances.

Mr Roan was married with three children and six grandchildren.