Firefighters have been mobilised to St Mary’s Hospital in Newport this morning (Thursday).
At least 3 appliances from Newport and Ryde have been tipped out to the hospital on Parkhurst Road.
The Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service were alerted to a potential fire by the sounding of the building’s alarms at around 08:30.
UPDATE @ 08:51 – All resources have now been stood down from the incident after spending just 9 minutes on scene.
It has been confirmed that the alarm sounded as a result of an interruption to the power supply.
Ryde’s appliance were stood down prior to arrival.