The incident has occurred on Grove Road in the town and has involved a Mercedes Sprinter delivery vehicle belonging to Greencore.
Island Echo understands that the vehicle rolled down the steep hill and slammed into the scaffolding structure erected outside a residential property.
The scaffolding has been shifted around 1ft down the road and has smashed into a neighbour’s window.
1 fire appliance from Shanklin is in attendance in the interests of safety, alongside Police.
The Isle of Wight Ambulance Service are also on scene and are checking over the male driver of the van, who is not thought to have sustained any serious injuries.
It’s said that the driver was dragged by the vehicle’s door as it rolled backwards.