A man who was involved in a road traffic collision yesterday has died.
Police were contacted at 10.35am yesterday, to the report of a two vehicle road traffic collision on Washington Street, Workington.
The collision involved a Suzuki Estate and a Ford Tourneo.
The driver of the Suzuki, Robert Hodgson, 74, of Maryport, was taken to West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven, where he was pronounced dead.
The family of Robert said: “Robert was a real character who you would never forget if you had met him.
“We are devastated at losing him, he will be missed by all of his family and friends.”
The driver of the Ford was uninjured.