A motorcyclist died and a car driver was left with serious injuries after a crash between a bike and a car in west Cumbria last night. It happened on the A595 at Blackbeck Inn near Egremont.
The biker, a man of 52, was confirmed dead at the scene. The police are appealing for any witnesses.
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