Police and emergency services have attended Botchergate following a report of an assault.
The call was received at 3.25pm.
A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “A woman has suffered a head injury and three arrests have been made – two men and one woman.
“Emergency services remain at the scene and people are asked to avoid the area.”
An air ambulance was also called the the incident.
Anyone with any information who has yet to contact police is urged to do so, referencing incident 132 of today.
Email: [email protected] Call non-emergency number: 101 Or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.