Heavy rainfall has drenched Cumbria over the last 24 hours and as a result, some roads are closed.

Yesterday a number of roads were closed or unusable after rain overwhelmed the county.

The following roads are closed:

  • A595 Mealsgate to All Saints Church of England Boltongate has closed both ways as a result of the flooding and vehicle is stranded.
  • Dalzell Street at Moor Row is closed in both directions at Pearson Close after the road was flooded.
  • Back Lane is closed and a vehicle is stranded between Sea Threlkeld and Stanah Lane Thirlmere.