This is the scene on the A591 at Dunmail Raise, near Grasmere. The main Lake District route links Grasmere and Kendal but will remain closed following the collapse of the road.
A falling tree hit two men when they left their bus to remove another fallen tree from the road.
The RSPCA are offering short-term boarding for the pets of people made homeless by the flooding.
A band of rain spreading into tomorrow will bring the potential for further disruption across Cumbria, the Environment Agency has said.