A road in Bury is closed off both ways this morning due to a building fire.

Stand Lane in Radcliffe is shut off between New Road and Milltown Street, according to TfGM.

Traffic and buses are being diverted away from the area.

Traffic alert service Inrix is reporting a building fire at the scene.

In a tweet, TfGM said: "ROAD CLOSED. Stand Lane, Radcliffe.

"Closed in both directions between New Road and Milltown St

"@gnwbus 98 service on divert & Bury CoE High School 887 may be affected, please check with operators."

Follow our live blog below for the latest updates on this breaking news story.

Sign up to the MEN email newsletters to get the latest on sport, news, what's on and more by following this link