Man dies in crash between car and coach in Cumbria

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The A590 was closed following the crash. Credit: PA

A 41-year-old man has died following a crash between a car and a coach in Cumbria.

The incident happened on the A590 near Newby Bridge on Sunday 21 January.

Cumbria Police confirmed that a 41-year-old man from Kendal was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident took place at around 3:30pm and involved a white Suzuki and a coach.

A Cumbria Police statement said: "The A590 was closed between Meathop and Newby Bridge until shortly after midnight this morning (22 January)."Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at, quoting incident number 128 of 21 January 2024."

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