UPDATED: Ryde Inshore Rescue and Bembridge Coastguard Rescue Team have been called to assist a kite surfer off Seaview this afternoon (Sunday).
Volunteer Lifeboat crew members are investigating whether or not the kite surfer requires assistance.
The alarm was raised by a concerned member of the public at around 15:40.
UPDATE – The kite surfer, who had lost his board, has been taken to the safety of the shore at Sea View Yacht Club.
It’s here that Coastguard Rescue Officers met with the casulty.