Teenager hurt in Ripponden road accident

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A teenage girl has been injured following a road accident in Ripponden this afternoon.

Emergency services were called the junction of Halifax Road and Elland Road at around 1.10pm.

It’s thought the car involved was a silver Ford Ka. The girl was taken to Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, thought to be suffering from spinal injuries.

The road has now reopened, but there may still be some delays on public transport.

Yorkshire Tiger said its X58, 561 and 562 services were affected and would divert to avoid Ripponden.