Witness appeal after woman hit by car in Carlisle

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Police are asking for witnesses to come forward following an incident that occurred this morning in Carlisle.

It happened at around 7am in the Victoria Viaduct area and involved a vehicle and pedestrian.

The incident resulted in the roads closure for a number of hours.

The pedestrian is currently being treated for serious injuries at the Cumberland Infirmary.

It was initially thought that the pedestrian had suffered potentially life changing injuries.

Anyone with information, or dash cam/CCTV footage of the incident, are asked to contact the police.