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Woman rescued from river in Cockermouth

Cumbria Police say they have rescued a woman from the River Derwent in Cockermouth earlier today.

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Woman rescued from River Derwent by emergency services

Cumbria Police have told ITV Border that a woman has been rescued from the River Derwent in Cockermouth earlier today.

The woman has been taken to the West Cumberland General Hospital.

Police said it was a join rescue operation fire and ambulance crews.

It is unknown at this time how the woman ended up in the river.

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