Motorcyclist dies in A66 crash

Fatal crash on the A66 at Dacre, near Penrith.

A 53-year-old man, from Keswick, has died after a crash on the A66 near Penrith.

It happened at around 5.40pm on Wednesday 16 May on the A66 at Dacre.

The man's motorbike, a black Yamaha, was the only vehicle involved in the crash.

The road was closed for four hours while investigations were carried out.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.

A66 at Dacre Credit: ITV Border