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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Our gallery of wildlife in the Farne Islands, taken by our reporter and a selection of local students.
Mainly dry until later on Wednesday. A cooler, showery and blustery end to May
Mainly dry. Light rain out of thicker cloud over hills. Breezy at times and cooler than average