[T]hree women have been cut from the wreckage of their car after a two-vehicle road traffic collision on the A69 at Brampton.
Police were called at 12:32pm today, Tuesday 19 April after a Toyota Yaris and Suzuki Jimny collided near the A689 junction.
A spokesman for Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service said: “On arrival the crew found one small 4×4 and a car with three people trapped.
“Hydraulic rescue equipment was used to free the casualties.”
A spokesman for Cumbria Police said: “The driver of the Suzuki was a 26-year-old woman from Brampton, the passengers were two 24-year-old women also from the Brampton area.”
A spokesman for the North West Ambulance Service said: “Two casualties were conveyed to the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle by land ambulance, their injuries are not thought to be serious.”
All lanes have now reopened.