TRAFFIC ALERT: Tree blocking Elland Road in Brighouse

Tree blocking Elland Road, Brighouse. Picture sent into us via Twitter by @MortonGroup1988
Tree blocking Elland Road, Brighouse. Picture sent into us via Twitter by @MortonGroup1988

A fallen tree is causing traffic disruption as it blocks a busy main road into Brighouse.

The obstruction is on Elland Road near Brookfoot and police officers are currently at the scene directing traffic.

Calderdale Council have been notified and teams are currently moving the tree and making checks to the surrounding woodland.

The road is expected to be fully re-open in the next 45 minutes.