Daniel Ian Staples named following fatal collision

Police can confirm that Daniel Ian Staples, aged 28 from Peel Street, Carlisle tragically died following a road traffic collision on Tuesday 22 January 2014.

At 7:57 that morning, emergency services were called to a serious traffic collision between a car and a milk tanker.

The car, a Vauxhall Vectra was being driven by Mr Staples at the time and collided with the milk tanker.

The driver of the tanker, a man dated 64 from Fletchertown was uninjured.

Police appeal for any witnesses to get in contact with the Roads Policing Unit at Cumbria Police on 101 and speak to PC Steven Wakefield.