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Have you seen missing teenager Joseph Charlott?

Credit: Cumbria Police

Cumbria Police are still looking for Joseph Charlott, aged 15, from Carlisle, who has been missing for two weeks.

Joseph has been missing since 25 October and was seen on 5 November at Eldon Drive, Carlisle, at around 2:30pm, but has not been seen since.

He is described as being white, 5ft 4ins tall and of slim build with short, dark brown hair.

If you see Joseph or have any knowledge of his whereabouts please call Cumbria Police on 101.


Man involved in Carlisle hit and run in stable condition

London Road, Carlisle Credit: ITV Border

Police have reported that the 52-year-old pedestrian who was taken to Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary following a hit and run incident in the city is in a critical, but stable condition.

It happened on London Road in Carlisle at around 10:35pm on Monday night. The man was hit by a light-coloured Ford Focus car that left the scene shortly after the collision. He has since been transferred to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Cumbria Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Lorry driver killed in collision on the A66

The man was pronounced dead at the scene Credit: ITV Border

A 43-year-old man has died following a one-vehicle collision on the A66 near Bassenthwaite Lake.

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday 25 October, between Braithwaite and Dubwath.

The man, who was driving a lorry, was pronounced dead at the scene and his family have been informed.

Police, Cumbria Fire Rescue, and the North West Ambulance Service attended the incident.

The A66 is now closed both ways due to accident investigation work between B5292 (Braithwaite) and B5291 (Dubwath).

Anyone with any information should contact the PC 691 Ormerod on 101 quoting log number 2 of 25 October 2017.

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