A major road to Yarmouth remains closed this evening whilst emergency crews deal with a Lorry that has been in collision with a private car. The collision has left the Newport to Yarmouth road blocked. Police have put in a hard closure whilst medics and fire crew make the incident safe and those involved are treated. It is understood that the collision has taken place near to and just prior to the traffic lights near Shalfleet Village. Isle of Wight Ambulance have said that they have sent a number of resources to the incident but were unable to confirm any injuries.
A spokesman for Isle of Wight and Rescue service said:crews initially believed one of the vehicle’s involved was on fire, but later confirmed it was not.
No one was trapped inside the vehicles.
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