A road has been closed in Watford following reports of a sinkhole.

Police were called at 3.02pm this afternoon (Friday) to Vicarage Road, Watford.

According to Simon Hoggatt, from Hertfordshire County Council, it is a small void in the road possibly caused by a tractor.

He said: "It looks as if it is a sinkhole but until we look we cannot know for sure."

A crew is currently on site who are advising people to avoid the area.

The road is currently closed.