Body found in blazing car in Calderdale village
A body has been found in a burned out car parked on the side of the road in Ripponden.
Police were called by the fire service to Blue Ball Road at about 11.13am yesterday (Thursday) to a report of a car on fire.
Emergency services attended and found a fire damaged car at the scene. The body of an adult was found inside.
Local road closures were put in place while the body and vehicle were recovered.
A post mortem examination will be conducted and enquiries are ongoing today to determine the circumstances of what took place.