Appeal after fatal crash near Burton in Kendal

A driver died at the roadside after his car was involved in a collision near Burton-in-Kendal, say police.

Wednesday, 29th November 2017, 7:51 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th November 2017, 8:58 am
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to get in touch

At around 7.30am on Wednesday November 28 police were called to the A6 Beetham Road to reports a Landrover and a Volkswagen had collided.

The driver of the Volkswagen was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver was taken to Royal Preston Hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

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The road was closed for six hours while emergency services attended the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to email [email protected] or call 101 quoting log reference LC-20171128-0171.