Cumbria Crack

Man arrested after Carlisle collision

Police are investigating a two-vehicle road traffic collision and an assault that occurred at around 9:30am on 28th October, at the junction of Eastern Way and Warwick Road, Carlisle.

Involved in the collision was a blue Ford Fiesta and a red Dacia Sendero.

A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “The driver of the Fiesta, a 34-year-old man from Carlisle, was arrested for a drink driving offence, he was also arrested on suspicion of possession of a bladed article. He has been released under investigation.

“The driver of the Dacia, a 67-year-old male from Carlisle was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary with minor injuries.”

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police on 101, quoting incident number 39 of 28 October. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.