A road remains closed this morning following a serious collision. Police have closed Shirley High Street in both directions between Howard’s Grove and Malmesbury Road. Drivers are being advised to avoid the are and seek alternative routes.
Four fire crews from St Mary’s and Redbridge are dealing with the incident and are using specialist cutting equipment to extract a female from a vehicle. Police and Ambulance works are also at the scene. Ambulance paramedics from South Central Ambulance are treating the woman at the scene.
The incident happened outside The cake lady on Shirley Road.
A spokesman from Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police at the scene said “One female was extracted from the vehicle with minor injuries and part of their investigation is the excess speed of the vehicle.”””