Police are appealing for witnesses or information following a collision at Flimby.
Officers were contacted at 12.08am Saturday May 15 with a report of a collision involving a vehicle and two pedestrians on the A596.
The two pedestrians, a man in his forties and a woman in her thirties, were pronounced deceased at the scene.
The collision involved a Nissan Qashqai.
A 30-year-old woman from West Cumbria was arrested on suspicion of two counts of causing death by dangerous driving and was later bailed.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at www.cumbria.police.uk/report-it, quoting incident two of May 15.
You can also phone on 101.
Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.