Elderly woman injured in collision

Date: Friday 3rd November 2017

AN elderly woman has been taken to hospital after a collision between a white Vauxhall van and a mobility scooter in Penrith.

Emergency services were called at 1-15pm today to Corney Square following the incident.

A woman in her 80s suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene before being taken by ambulance to the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle.

A road closure was put in place in the area of Corney Square for a time following the incident.