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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