CUMBRIA police is dealing with a road accident in Kirkby Stephen.

The police went to the scene of the crash, which involved a single vehicle just south of Kirkby Stephen near the area of Pendragon Castle.

Cumbria police issued the statement at 4:36pm today, January 20.

Road conditions in and around this area are described as very icy.

The police has said: "Please consider whether your journey is necessary before travelling through here."