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TWO vans and a lorry have this lunchtime collided near to Blackwater on the outskirts of Newport.

No one has seriously been injured in the incident. Fire rescue teams did not attend the scene, not did the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service.

The incident involved a 7.5 tonne Renault, a Citroen Berlingo and a Ford Fiesta.

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The road has been cleared and traffic is flowing.

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