Young man and woman from Wigan killed in Cumbria crash named
A man and a woman from Wigan who died in a crash in Cumbria have been named as Ryan Duffy and Ellie Marsden.
Police were called to reports of a collision on a rural road in the Kings Meaburn area at 7.40am on Sunday (September 5).
The incident happened on the B6260 near Drybeck when a white Citroen Berlingo van came off the road.
Two people – who have now been identified as Mr Duffy, 24 and Ms Marsden, 20 – were sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
It's believed Mr Duffy, from Ashton-in-Makerfield, had been driving the van while Ms Marsden, from Golborne, had been a passenger inside.
Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances of this incident, a spokesman for Cumbria Police said.