BREAKING ISLE OF WIGHT

Bus involved in collision near Newport

bus involved in collision near newport

A serious collision has closed a major road in the Isle of Wight this morning.

Officers from Hampshire Constablary ha e closed a large section of Newport Road between St Mary’s hospital and the Isle of Wight prison.

The collision involves a car a Southern Vectis bus and Volkswagen transporter.

A red Peugeot has been badly damaged following the three vehicle collision.

The closure has resulted after a serious collision in the junction of Parkhurst estate on to Newport Road. Emergency are at scene that is being described as serious.

Eight people have been hurt, one seriously, .m Police were called to Parkhurst Road in Newport at 8.30am this morning.

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

More to follow