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Emergency Services are currently dealing with a serious incident, on the A7 north of Longtown.

The incident occurred at 1.40pm , The road will be closed and diversions have been put in place.

Police have described the incident as ‘serious’

Police are urging all motorists to avoid the area and use an alternative route.

Visit the Traffic Link map at http://www.cumbria.police.uk/traffic-link-map to keep up to date with the latest situation on the roads.

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