A man had died following a fatal road traffic collision on West Tower Street, Carlisle.
A Police spokesperson said:
"Police were called to the incident at 12:56pm today which involved a white panel van and two pedestrians, a man and woman.
"The woman has been air lifted to Preston Hospital with serious injuries.
"The man was pronounced dead at the scene. A family liaison officer has been appointed for his family.
"The road will remain closed whilst emergency services attend the scene and investigations are conducted.