A man has died after a two-vehicle road traffic collision occurred on the A683 at Middleton, near Sedbergh, at 4.40pm yesterday (September 16).
The collision involved a Triumph motorcycle and a Peugeot van.
A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “The rider of the motorcycle, a local man, aged 27, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
“The driver of the van, a man, was not injured.
“Investigating officers would ask anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has any dashcam footage of the incident, or the vehicles involved prior to the collision, to get in touch.”
An investigation is underway into the collision and anyone with information can contact officers on 101, with the information for the attention of PC 1946 Pete Ross.