UPDATE: Kiera was found in Barnoldswick earlier on Friday 

A teenage girl has gone missing from home and police are becoming concerned for her whereabouts.

Officers in Burnley are asking for the public's help in locating 13-year-old Kiera Rowen who was last seen at her home address in Earby at around 7pm on Thursday.

A spokesperson for the police said: "We are becoming increasingly concerned about the welfare of 13-year-old Kiera Rowen, who is missing from her home address in Earby.

"She was last seen at around 7pm on September 3.

"Kiera is 4ft 11in tall, of medium build and has dark brown hair which she was wearing in a messy bun."

According to police, when Kiera was last seen she was wearing a grey fleece/hoody, black leggings and white Nike trainers.

The spokesperson added: "We are appealing for your help to find Kiera.

"If you have seen her or have any information, please call us on 101 quoting log reference 04/136825/20."