Serious collision closes major road between Newport and Cowes

serious collision closes major road between newport and cowes

A serious collision has closed a major road in the Isle of Wight this morning. Officers from Hampshire Constabulary have closed a large section of Newport Road between St Mary’s hospital and the Isle of Wight prison.

The collision is understood to involve a car a Southern Vectis bus and Volkswagen Transporter.
The closure has resulted after a serious collision in the junction of Parkhurst estate on to Newport Road. Emergency are at the scene that is being described as serious.

Long delays are also being reported as drivers seek alternative routes to complete their journeys.

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