A 57-year-old man has died following a crash on the A590.
He was driving a Renault Trafic van on the road at Newby Bridge when the collision happened at 12.37pm on Friday.
Only one vehicle was involved.
The man was airlifted to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle.
He was later pronounced dead.
Police closed the road between Greenodd and Meathop roundabouts while emergency services work continued.