FIREFIGHTERS were alerted to a serious road traffic collision in Silsden early this morning. (Sept 11)

They were called to the scene at 5.45am, and the Craven Herald understands the incident occurred near Silsden Park.

Pictures from the scene show car which has been badly damaged after hitting a tree.

Firefighters from Silsden, Keighley and Cleckheaton fire stations attended.

*More details to come