A man has died following a crash in Carlisle city centre.
Police were called at about 10.15am today to the report of a two-vehicle crash on Botchergate, near to the ibis Hotel.
An ambulance, an air ambulance and two rapid response vehicles were called, but sadly the driver of one of the vehicles, a man in his 80s from Carlisle, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road has since been reopened.
Anyone with information or who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 101 quoting log number 34 of March 22.
Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.