PART of Bingley Bypass has been closed after a three vehicle crash.

Police were called to the collision at  around 5:20pm and the Shipley-bound carriageway of the Bypass has been shut.

A silver Vauxhall Astra and black BMW were involved.

The fire and ambulance services were also called to the scene.

A male had to be extricated from one of the vehicles and was take to hospital for checks.

A female from the Astra was also taken to hospital for precautionary checks.

Congestion is building and motorist are asked to avoid the area.