Icy roads warning after car crashes into ditch this morning

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Police and firefighters were called after a car crashed into a ditch this morning.

The accident happened on Rochdale Road in Ripponden, near Baitings Reservoir, at 5.55am.

No one was hurt.

Police are urging drivers to take extra care on the roads as temperatures plummet.

They say at this time of year there can be ice on the road that is not apparent.

They are urging drivers to make sure their vehicles are thoroughly de-iced before setting off and allow extra time for their journeys.