A teenager was attacked with an axe in an unprovoked attack at a train station.

British Transport Police (BTP) detectives are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old was injured when he was attacked by two men at Keighley station.

One of the men threw a small axe at him cutting his hand at around 4.30pm on Wednesday, November 9.

Detective Constable Gary Heseltine, of BTP, said: “The victim, a 16-year-old from Keighley, was at the station alone when he was approached by two other men.

“Suddenly, one of men threw a small axe at the victim, cutting him on the hand.”

Anyone with information should contact BTP on 08004 05040 quoting reference B10/NEA of 29/11/2011. Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.