The A5086 at Cockermouth has been closed today following a serious road traffic collision.
Police said they were called at 4.27pm following a two vehicle road traffic collision near the Oakhurst roundabout.
A statement said the fire service and ambulance service are in attendance.
Police are asking all motorists to avoid the area and use alternative routes. Those in traffic are asked to remain patient.
MORE TOP STORIES:
- Reward put up to find horse attackers in south Cumbria
- Swarthmoor girl to sing in BGT live semi finals
- Could you be a volunteer coastguard on Morecambe Bay?
- Travellers head towards Appleby for the annual horse fair