A BUSY stretch of road in Barnsley was closed off after police received reports of an industrial accident.

At 11.38am Friday morning, police were called in by the ambulance service following reports of an industrial accident in the workplace at a business on Summer Lane, Barnsley.

A man in his 30s suffered injuries.

He was taken to hospital, his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

The Health and Safety Executive has been informed.