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Serious collision closes major Isle of Wight road

Serious Collision Closes Major Isle Of Wight Road
Serious Collision Closes Major Isle Of Wight Road

Firecrews are using specialists cutting equipment to free the driver and any occupants of a vehicle which has been involved in a serious road traffic collision on the major road in East Cowes on the Isle of Wight.

Emergency services are currently on scene at Whippingham Road, where a vehicle has become ‘entrapped around a tree’, trapping those inside the vehicle. Crews were called just before 8pm on Thursday evening.

The incident has occurred on a fast bend between Racecourse Roundabout and the Folly Lane that is a know accident black spot.

Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance service were called to the crash on Whippingham Road at 7.49pm.

Southern Vectis tweeted: “Owing to a two vehicle accident along Whippingham Road delays to routes 4 and 5 may occur.”

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