EMERGENCY services are attending a road accident at Norwood.

The incident, involving a car and a motorcycle, happened on the B6451 near The Sun Inn.

North Yorkshire Police arrived at the scene at 2.30pm after the alarm had been raised.

Yorkshire Ambulance Service are also in attendance and the road is currently blocked with police asking motorists to avoid the area.

The motorcyclist's injuries are believed to be serious but not life-threatening.