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CAR ON SIDE PARTIALLY BLOCKS HAVENSTREET MAIN ROAD


A car has rolled onto its side causing a partial obstruction on the main road through the village of Havenstreet this afternoon (Tuesday).

Police and paramedics are on the scene outside Northbrooke House care home where a Toyota has ended up crashing and coming to rest on its side.

No one has been trapped or seriously injured in the collision. The car is believed to have been parked at the time of the crash.

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Emergency services were called at just before 15:30.

The road remains open under direction of Police officers but there are some minor delays.

UPDATEIsland Echo understands that the vehicle was parked at the time of the incident. A second vehicle crashed into the Toyota, pushing it up the bank and onto its side.

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Alison
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Alison

Its a yaris and the lady whos car it is was parked and in work

Neil Traylen
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Neil Traylen

So…how does it end up on its roof?

Neil Traylen
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Neil Traylen

oops, I meant ‘side’??

T8Hants
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T8Hants

Was that the blackish car parked under the trees in the shade, you need to pay attention to spot it.

Kat cotton
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Kat cotton

You need to pay attention to drive

Tony Plowright
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Tony Plowright

Explain please??? Parked car rolls onto its side……………………

The bear
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The bear

“Handbrake”

Kat cotton
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Kat cotton

Really need to re write this as people presume the car on side was driving when in fact the car on its side was a parked car
Badly written article

Cock boy slim
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Cock boy slim

Very poorly written article. As mentioned by others a parked car doesn’t crash and end up on its side

Kat cotton
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Kat cotton

No…. the parked car was hit by a passing vehicle on the back driver’s side which caused it to flip

Alison
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Alison

The lady parked up and came to work, second car drove down road hitting parked car and turning it over.

TERRY LEMMON
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TERRY LEMMON

as we all drive through havenstreet , what speed do you do. Just asking for a friend who drives a bit faster and clocks 28mph. how fast is the IMPACT SPEED to flip a car!!!!!

The bear
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The bear

Well terry I have seen cars going 40+ along there. It will happen again.rules do,not apply sorry to say.

Foggy
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Foggy

Lucky she wasn’t in it.

Phill mccavity
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Phill mccavity

More bad driving on the I o w

Fed up with Phil
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Fed up with Phil

Change the record loser

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