Woman dies after being hit by car on in Ulverston
A woman has died after being hit by a car on a Cumbrian street.
The woman - one of two pedestrians - was struck on Mountbarrow Road, Ulverston, shortly before 13:30 BST.
A second woman was taken to the Royal Preston Hospital where she was said to be in "a serious condition".
Cumbria Police said a 23-year-old man from Ulverston, who was driving a Peugeot 206, has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
A force spokesman said the dead woman's family had been informed and formal identification will take place in due course.
The road was closed to allow officers to examine the area.