The incident, involving a VW Polo and a Ford Fusion, has occurred on Marshcombe Shute, on the crossroads side of the bridge.
2 cars have been involved in the head-on smash, which occurred shortly before 19:20.
1 fire appliance from Ryde is in attendance in the interests of safety, alongside an ambulance crew and operational commander from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service – and Police.
Marshcombe Shute has been closed in both directions. As a result, a Route 2 bus is currently unable to proceed.
Motorists are being diverted locally.
UPDATE @ 20:15 – 3 people have been injured in the collision, but all have been able to free themselves from the wreckages.
At least 1 person – a woman – is to be conveyed to hospital.refresh this page or check back later for updates.
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