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bullengolfcrashUPDATED: Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service are this afternoon (Friday) attending a road traffic collision on Bullen Road in Ryde.

Crews were called to the scene at around 12:30 following a 999 report of a vehicle having been involved in a collision.

The red VW Golf has sustained severe damage to the passenger side of the vehicle. The driver, believed to be a male, is being attended to by paramedics and has been placed in a neck brace.

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Police and fire crews are not currently present at the scene and the road remains open in both directions, with members of the public guiding traffic past the incident.

UPDATE @ 13:35 – The male driver of the VW Golf has been conveyed to St Mary’s Hospital this afternoon.

Recovery of the vehicle has been arranged.

UPDATE @ 16:00 – Following an assessment and treatment at hospital, the driver has been discharged.

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It is understood another vehicle was involved in the incident, however drove off from the scene.

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