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UPDATED: CRASH AT DUNNOSE BEND


UPDATED: Police are currently attending a road traffic collision on Bonchurch Road near Luccombe this evening (Wednesday).

The incident has occurred on Dunnose bend on the main A3055 between Shanklin and Ventnor.

A Ford Focus Estate and 1 other vehicle have been involved in the RTC near to Luccombe Chine House.

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Southern Vectis say their Route 3 buses are on diversion, although the road is open in both directions with only one side of the carriageway blocked.

Emergency services were called to the rural location at around 19:00.

Motorists should take care in the area as thick fog is reducing visibility.

UPDATE @ 19:47 – Recovery of the vehicles has been arranged.

Southern Vectis Route 3 buses are currently not serving Shanklin Old Village and the Bonchurch area until the road has cleared.

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UPDATE @ 20:34 – Southern Vectis say that the road has now been cleared and as a result Route 3 buses have returned to their normal line of route.

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