Police and partner agencies are in attendance to a serious incident on Vicarage Road, Ambleside. The incident involved a tree falling on to a man.

Police were called to the scene at 11pm yesterday (26th Nov).

Emergency services including Fire, Search and Rescue, Ambulance and Police attended the scene.

The man who was from Lancaster sadly died at the scene.

Police and partner agencies are attending the scene as the tree remains dangerous and the public is asked to avoid the area until the tree has been made safe.