Police are investigating a road traffic collision that occurred on the A590 at approximately 5:45pm yesterday (Nov 5) on the westbound carriageway between J36 and Brettargh Holt Roundabout.
The collision involved a Honda CRV and a tractor.
The driver of the Honda CRV a man in his 50s from Barrow was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the tractor was uninjured.
Police are looking for witnesses to the collision to contact PS 2378 Johnson if you have any information.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at www.cumbria.police.uk/reportit, quoting incident number 171 of 4 November. You can also phone on 101.Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.