A tractor collided with a telegraph pole in Steeple Ashton High Street at 10.28am this morning (Monday).

Paramedics were called to the incident, arriving at 10.39am, to tend to the man, believed to be in his 40s, driving the tractor.  

He suffered minor injuries and didn't need any further treatment.

The incident resulted in wires being knocked down from the mast.

They are currently being repaired and the road is expected to be fully reopened in around one hour.