Serious collision closes A596 towards Wigton

Police are investigating

The A596 towards Wigton is currently closed because of a serious crash.

The collision happened just after one o'clock on Tuesday 12 April between a Toyota and a tractor, and emergency services are at the scene.

Police, as well as fire and ambulance services, and a search and rescue team are currently there, with the road closed until they leave.

Drivers are being warned to expect disruption and to change their routes if possible.