Driver taken to hospital after car leaves road and goes down bank in Ripponden

Rochdale Road, Ripponden. Photo: Google
Rochdale Road, Ripponden. Photo: Google

A woman has been taken to hospital after her car came off the road and went down a bank in Ripponden.

The royal-blue Mazda Sport had been travelling away from Halifax when it left left Rochdale Road at about 10.45pm yesterday.

The driver, a 44-year-old woman, was seriously injured and remains in hospital.

Police would like to speak to anyone who saw the car leaving the road or the car driving in the area at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information can contact the Safer Roads Western team on 101, quoting log number 262 of 20/8.