Rider hurt and road is closed

Traffic accident at Pye Nest.
Traffic accident at Pye Nest.

A MOTORCYCLIST suffered serious injuries in a crash at Sowerby Bridge.

The accident happened in Park Road and the male biker was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary.

Car crashed into wall on Rothwell Road on Thursday afternoon

Car crashed into wall on Rothwell Road on Thursday afternoon

Police shut a stretch of the road and diversions were in place.

Meanwhile police were called to Rothwell Road in Bell Hall, Halifax, after a car mounted a garden wall in a crash.

No one was seriously injured.