Oldham Road in Ripponden closed due to police incident

A route through Ripponden has been closed this afternoon police officers in Calderdale have confirmed.

Thursday, 31st January 2019, 2:49 pm
Updated Thursday, 31st January 2019, 2:53 pm
Scene of the police incident (Pictures by Alex Ventress)

Oldham Road was closed from 1.30pm.

A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said: "Due to a police incident Oldham Road in Ripponden is closed. Please avoid the area and seek alternative routes."

More to follow.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Keep up-to-date with all the latest news and breaking incidents in Halifax - join our dedicated Facebook group here.

Oldham Road in Ripponden has been closed off due to a police incident (Picture @ProjectRazor91)