Police can confirm that Margaret Bold, aged 76 from Mansion Gardens, Egremont tragically died following a road traffic collision on Saturday 8th February 2014.
Police were called at 9.36am to a serious road traffic collision on the A595 at Bigrigg between a Ford Ka and a Peugeot 508.
Mrs Bold was driving the Ford Ka at the time of the collision.
The Ford Ka had a passenger, an 86 year old woman from Egremont who was taken to the Royal Victoria Infirmary at Newcastle by Air Ambulance. She is in a critical but stable condition.
The other vehicle involved was a Peugeot 508, driven by a 40 year old man from Whitehaven. He has been taken to West Cumberland Hospital to be checked over.
Police appeal for any witnesses to get in contact with the Roads Policing Unit at Cumbria Police on 101.