Emergency services are attending a road traffic collision near Calbourne tonight (Monday) – which has forced the closure of Calbourne Road (The Middle Road).
The incident is said to have occurred between Calbourne and Swainston Manor and as such, Southern Vectis’ Route 7 buses are now on diversion.
The 23.07 bus from Calbourne to Alum Bay has been delayed by 10-15 minutes whilst they divert the bus away from the area to reach Calbourne.
Motorists are advised to divert locally.
UPDATE TUESDAY – A 65-year-old man sustained a serious wrist injury in last night’s crash, prompting a Police appeal to be launched. Read more at https://www.islandecho.co.uk/witness-appeal-after-driver-sustained-wrist-injury-in-middle-road-crash/.