Man arrested after West Cumbrian fatal accident has bail extended

13 July 2017 7:27AM

A man who was arrested following a fatal car crash has had his bail extended.

Audrey Tunstall, 79, of Cape Road, Seaton, died on October 22 after she was struck by a Volkswagen Passat as she crossed the busy A596 near Dunmail Park in Workington.

Mrs Tunstall was with friend Natalli Fisher, 35, also of Cape Road, who was airlifted to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle with serious injuries.

A 46-year-old man from Workington was arrested after the accident on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

His bail has been extended until August 18.

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