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UPDATED: Emergency services are this afternoon dealing with an incident in Sandown after a car collided with a building.

Firefighters from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service are currently attending the scene at Sandown Holiday Chalets on Avenue Road in the town.

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Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service are also in attendance alongside Police.

UPDATE @ 12:37 – No one has been seriously injured in the collision, in which a Ford Fusion has come to rest in a partially demolished building. An elderly man was assisted from the vehicle.

One pumping appliance from Ryde Fire Station attended the scene shortly before 11:45.

UPDATE @ 16:38 Island Echo understands the vehicle had only just been bought from a nearby garage when the collision took place, having traveled around 100 yards along the road.

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