Cumbria

Man, 88, dies in Heversham road accident

An 88-year-old man died when his car left the road and ended up in a field.

The incident happened on the southbound carriageway of the A6 at Princes Way, Heversham, south Cumbria, at about 11:50 GMT.

Police said the man, who was driving a Peugeot 106, was from the Milnthorpe area. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers from Cumbria Police said they were keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident.

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