Region: North West
Road Affected: A66
Description of incident:
In Cumbria, the A66 is closed in both directions between the A596 at Workington and the A595(S) at Bridgefoot due to a serious collision.
Police investigations are ongoing at the scene.
Traffic is being diverted around the incident in both directions.
Eastbound – Solid Black Diamond route.
From Workington follow the A596 north towards Maryport.
In Maryport take a right onto the A594 towards Cockermouth through the villages of Dearham and Dovenby.
At the A594/ A595 Papcastle roundabout take the third exit onto the A595.
Rejoin the A66 at Fitz roundabout.
Westbound- Solid Black Triangle route.
Take the third exit at Chapel Bow roundabout for Great Clifton
At Stainburn roundabout take the third exit to Workington A66.
Road users are advised to allow extra time for their journeys and may wish to consider alternative routes.
Incident updated: 22/Oct/2018 10:35
Traffic delay information supplied by Highways England, for further details please see here: incident details.
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