UPDATED: Motorcyclist dies in incident on Calder Valley road

A man's body was found on Burnley Road followed a suspected motorcyle collision.
A man's body was found on Burnley Road followed a suspected motorcyle collision.

Police are investigating a road incident after the body of a motorcyclist was found on Burnley Road.

Early indications are that there may have been a motorcycle collision near the scene.

Road closures are in place on the A646 Burnley Road between Station Road at Hebden Bridge and New Road at Mytholmroyd and expect to be in place for some time. 

Officers were called to the scene at 11.30am and enquiries are at an early stage.

The 590/592 buses are terminating at the Moderna Business Park.

Drivers have been asked to avoid the area if possible.