Breaking News First reported by Island Echo


UPDATED: Emergency services are responding to a road traffic collision between a car and lorry at Shalfleet this evening (Thursday).

The main Newport to Yarmouth Road has been blocked as a result of the smash, which has taken place at the traffic lights in the village.

Motorists are being diverted via Elm Lane and Middle Road.

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UPDATE @ 20:45 – No one has been seriously injured or trapped in the crash.

The Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene over fears one of the vehicles was on fire but thankfully it was not.

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