Police are investigating after a motorist drove the wrong way around a roundabout.

The incident - being treated as dangerous driving by the force - happened at the Newby West roundabout in Carlisle at about 1.50am last Saturday.

Eye witnesses reported a Vauxhall Corsa driving the wrong way around the roundabout at speed, narrowly avoiding crashing into a heavy goods vehicle.

Police would like to speak to the driver of the HGV - and any other witnesses to the incident.

Anyone with information should contact PC 2326 Fowkes on 101, email 101@cumbria.police.uk, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.