Police are asking for information after a two-car crash this morning.

Officers were called to Curzon Street, Maryport just before 7am and closed the road after the crash.

The drivers of both cars have been injured.

A 52-year-old man from Maryport suffered a leg injury and was driving a Ford Mondeo.

The driver of the Seat Arosa, a 70-year-old man from Maryport was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary with a chest injury.

The road has since reopened.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.