One Police officer has been extricated from his vehicle after firefighters cut the roof off of the new Ford Focus response car, which was at the head of a multi car pile-up.
Three other vehicles have been involved in the incident, which took place just before 15:00 outside Harwood’s garage on Lushington Hill.
Three other persons have been injured and have been transferred to St Mary’s Hospital, according to Hampshire Constabulary.
Three ambulances, two fire appliances and a number of Police officers attended the scene.
UPDATE @ 16:34 – According to Southern Vectis, Lushington Hill has now reopened.
The conditions of those injured, two men and two women, is currently unknown.