POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a teenager suffered a serious head injury after crashing his car in Cawthorne.

At about 5.50pm, a green Vauxhall Corsa was travelling along North Lane, away from the A635, when it collided with a tree.

The driver of the car, a 19-year-old man, was taken to hospital with a suspected serious head injury.

He remains in hospital in a stable condition.

Anyone with further information should call 101 quoting incident number 869 of 19 August 2016.