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bankcollapsenitonroadhss2UPDATED: The collapse of a bank lining the carriageway has closed the main road between Rookley and Niton this morning (Thursday).

Island Roads have implemented a hard closure between Main Road, Rookley and Chequers Inn Road whilst the earth is removed from the road.

Meanwhile in Sandown, Nunwell Street has been closed due to a depression in the road. Shore Road, Gurnard is also closed today for emergency cable works and Church Road, Binstead is closed for pothole repairs.

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Motorists are advised to divert via Godshill and Whitwell when travelling to and from Niton, and via Chillerton if travelling to Chale.

UPDATE @ 16:30 – Niton Road has now reopened in both directions following the removal of debris from the carriageway.

In Sandown, Golf Links Road has been closed due to flooding.


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