Posted on 18:17:00 on 11th October 2020
Emergency services including police responded following a report at about 2.50pm today (October 11) that a light aircraft had crashed north of Troutbeck, between Keswick and Penrith.
The single occupant of the aircraft, a man, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
There were no other casualties.
The Air Accidents Investigation Branch has been contacted and a cordon put in place around the site.