Police have confirmed that the man who died in the A66 collision this morning was 72-year-old Timothy Harkness from Carlisle.
The family of Mr Harkness have issued the following statement:
A 22-year-old man from South Yorkshire was arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving and has been released under investigation.
The collision happened at around 5.40am on Tuesday 3 April and involved two lorries.
The A66 was closed between Kirkby Thore and Crackenthorpe for much of the day.
Cumbria Police have confirmed the road is now open.