UPDATED: Crash in Brighouse - road now open

Accident in Halifax Road, Brighouse.
Accident in Halifax Road, Brighouse.

An 18-year-old motorcyclist was hurt in a crash in Halifax Road, Brighouse, this afternoon.

A VW Golf and a motorbike collided at the junction with Finkil Street at around 3.40pm.

Fire and police crews attended the scene along with the Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA).

A spokeswoman from YAA said the motorcyclist was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary by a road ambulance with injuries which were not thought to be serious.

The road was re-opened at 4.40pm.