Woman in her 90s seriously injured after Cockermouth crash

The crash happened on Crown Street, Cockermouth. Credit: ITV News / Andrew Brecken

A woman in her 90s has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after being hit by a car in Cockermouth.

Police responded to calls at 2:06pm on Tuesday following reports of a collision on Crown street involving a Ford C-Max and a pedestrian. The road remains closed for further investigation.

A woman in her 90s is being treated for injuries at the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle. A woman in her 70s - who was driving the car - was uninjured.

Anyone with information about the crash is being asked to contact the police on 101.