Breaking News First reported by Island Echo


Emergency services including the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service are attending a road traffic collision between Ryde and Brading this afternoon (Tuesday).

At least 2 vehicles have been involved in the smash at Rowborough Lane, which has prompted a response by firefighters from Ryde and Sandown as well as the ambulance service and Police.

The incident occurred shortly before 15:20.

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The main road remains open under direction.

UPDATE @ 15:40 – The incident is not as serious as first feared by emergency crews. As a result, resources are now standing down.

There are delays in the area whilst the 2 vehicles – a Citroen C3 and a Ford Focus – are cleared from the carriageway.

It’s thought a third vehicle has also been involved.

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