[A] woman has died after being knocked down on the A590 near Backbarrow.
At approx 5pm on Wednesday 17 January police were called to a collision involving a Honda Civic, driven by a 68-year-old man and a 76-year-old female pedestrian.
Sadly the woman was pronounced dead at the scene, her family have been informed and a police family liaison officer has been appointed.
The road was closed for five hours while officers examined the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact PC2456 or Sgt 1926 on 101.