Latest News From Cumbria Police:
Police can confirm that a man died following a collision on the A6 this morning.
Officers were called to reports of the collision on Church Street, Milnthorpe, (near to the junction with St Anthony’s Hill) at 4.12am this morning (March 7th).
Photo: Nigel Thompson
The incident involved a black Audi A3, driven by a Kendal man in his 20s, which was in collision with a pedal bike.
The cyclist, believed to be a local man in his 70s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road was closed until 10am while police carried out collision investigation work.
Any witnesses that have not already spoken to police are asked to contact police on 101 and ask to speak to PC 2372 Steve Mossop.