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CAR OVERTURNS IN MERSTONE

UPDATED: Emergency services are responding to a road traffic incident in Merstone in which a car has come to rest on its side this morning (Friday).

The rural lane between Godshill and Arreton is blocked on one side of the carriageway as Police and paramedics deal with the incident.

The single car has overturned and landed on its side on a grass bank close to the junction with Blackwater Road. No other vehicles are thought to be involved.

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Motorists should avoid the area, keeping to main roads if possible.

Southern Vectis Route 2 buses are diverting via Rookley until further notice.

UPDATE @ 09:58 – 2 people – a male driver and his passenger – have escaped injury.

Recovery has been arranged.

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