Police and paramedics are in attendance at a road traffic collision in the West Wight this morning (Wednesday).
It’s reported that a car and motorcycle have been involved in the incident on Pixley Hill at Norton, between Freshwater and Yarmouth.
The crash occurred shortly before 08:30.
Southern Vectis advise that their Route 7 buses are unable to serve Copse Lane and Norton Grange until further notice. Instead, buses will divert via Wilmingham Lane and Afton Road whilst travelling between Yarmouth and Freshwater.
The 08:38 Route 7 from Yarmouth to Newport will not run today due to being stuck on Copse Lane.
UPDATE @ 09:25 – It has been confirmed by Police that the incident has involved a Vauxhall Combo van and a motorcycle.
Firefighters have been in attendance at the scene, where Pixley Hill merges into Copse Lane, due to the presence of a fuel leak.
The road is expected to re-open once the spill has been cleared and the vehicles recovered.