A rider has this morning (Saturday) fallen from her motorcycle in Ryde in the wet and slippery conditions.
Emergency services were called to the scene at the junction of St Johns Road and High Street, Oakfield shortly before midday. It does not appear that any other vehicles were involved.
Paramedics are currently attending to the patient (12:30), who has landed on the road surface.
A fellow motorcyclist stopped at the scene to offer assistance (pictured).
St Johns Road remains open to traffic, however delays are possible. Traffic from High Street, Oakfield are unable to enter St Johns Road. This may have an effect on Route 2 buses.
Thanks to Anne-Marie Coates for the tip through the Isle of Wight Breaking News Group.