Sgt Paul Brown of Cumbria Police says they had to close the A66 to Easter traffic despite causing chaos on many roads in the Northern Lake District area.
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A 45-year-old man has died following a fatal road collision in Tweedsmuir. Police Scotland are appealing for witnesses.
Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road collision resulting in two 18-year-old women sustaining serious injuries.
Money is being raised for two west Cumbrian children with life changing medical conditions.