Cumbrian man dies in hospital after car crash

A 54-year-old man has died in hospital after he was hit by a car in Cumbria.

Police were called to Oxford Street in Workington at about 17:45 GMT on Tuesday following reports of a crash involving a car and a pedestrian.

The male pedestrian was taken to West Cumberland Hospital with serious head injuries. He died on Wednesday morning.

The 50-year-old female driver of the car was unhurt. She was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving without due care and attention.

She has since been released on bail.

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