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ONE person is currently trapped in a vehicle following a three car crash at Forest Road, Newport.

Emergency crews were called to the scene at the junction of Betty Haunt Lane shortly after 16:22 this afternoon.

Firefighters are currently attempting to free the trapped individual from the wreckage with the support of paramedics.

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The Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue service have two appliances on scene. Police have closed Forest Road at the junction of Gunville Road.

The Middle Road to Calbourne is also closed due to the Isle of Wight Council’s surface dressing work, causing long delays in the area.

UPDATED @ 18:00
– CREWS have successfully freed a woman from her red Honda Civic and the road has reopened.

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