UPDATED: A pedestrian has been hit by a car on The Broadway in Sandown, resulting in the closure of the road in both directions this evening (Monday).

Police and paramedics are in attendance at the scene near the junction with Winchester Park Road.

The incident happened just after 17:00.

UPDATE @ 17:38 – A female is being conveyed to St Mary’s Hospital after being struck whilst crossing the zebra crossing between the 2 halves of Winchester Park Road.

The casualty has come into contact with a silver Peugeot estate, but she is not thought to have sustained any life-threatening injuries.

UPDATE @ 17:51 – The Broadway has now re-opened in both directions.

The vehicle has been driven away from the scene by the owners.

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