Cumbria Police Continue Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Flimby Collision

Police are continuing their appeal for witnesses or information following a fatal collision on A596 at Flimby.

Officers were contacted at 12.08am on Sunday May 15 with a report of a collision involving a vehicle and two pedestrians on the A596.

Bethanie Clark, 31, of Lowca and David Muir, 43, of Parton sadly died as a result of the collision.

Bethanie Clark (31) of Lowca

Officers have been conducting CCTV enquiries and are looking to identify four vehicles that were in the area of the collision, just beforehand, and are keen to speak to anyone who was driving from Flimby towards the 40mph zone heading towards Workington before midnight on May 14 and into the May 15.

Officers are also keen to speak to a female driver who stopped her vehicle and told another witness to call the police before continuing on her journey. 

A 30-year-old woman from west Cumbria was arrested on suspicion of two counts of causing death by dangerous driving.

She was later bailed.

Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at, quoting incident two of May 15. 

You can also phone on 101.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.