POLICE were called out to a property in Penrith when it was reported an elderly woman had suddenly died.

At 12:09pm yesterday, officers were called out following the report of a woman in her 80s having lost her life.

The woman resided at a property on Macadam Way in Penrith.

A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “Police and NWAS attended and the woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.

“There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances.”