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CAR OVERTURNS ON RURAL ROAD

Isle of Wight Fire & Rescue LogoUPDATED: A car has overturned and come to rest on its roof on a rural road between Brighstone and Mottistone this morning (Thursday). 

Fire crews from Freshwater and Newport are working alongside paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service to free one casualty, who is said to be trapped inside the vehicle.

The incident has occurred on the B3399 near to Strawberry Lane. Emergency services were called to the scene at around 08:00.

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Southern Vectis’ Route 12 bus was delayed by the incident, however is now underway.

UPDATE @ 12:25 – One person has been conveyed to St Mary’s Hospital, Newport. The extent of their injuries is unknown.

The road has now reopened.


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