Cumbria Police kept busy overnight

Emergency Services have been dealing with incidents across Cumbria due to the high winds in the County.

The A66 from Kirby Stephen, has be partially closed to high-sided vehicles.

Incidents in Cumbria currently being attending by emergency services include:

· In Barrow at Westmorland Street, a property has partially collapsed, all occupants have been evacuated. The area is closed to traffic at this time, which includes a closure on Westmorland Street and Rutland Street.

· Workington- The A596 has been closed near Asda due to wooden cladding on the building being considered unsafe. The road is closed between Lowca Lane and Northside Roundabout. Vehicles can use a diversion via Seaton but this is unsuitable for high vehicles due to a low bridge.

· A592- tree across road between Newby Bridge and Windermere, road blocked.