Emergency services, including paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service and two crews from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service, were called to the incident outside West Ashey Farm at around 15:30.
The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance has within the last few minutes landed at the scene.
UPDATE @ 17:05 – One female has been cut free from the wreckage of her car by fire crews this evening and has been airlifted to Southampton General Hospital by the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance.
The extent of the woman’s injuries is currently unknown, however they are believed to be serious. It is not currently clear whether or not the motorist suffered a medical episode at the wheel.
A hard road closure has been put in place by Island Roads indicating the seriousness of the incident.
UPDATE @ 19:31 – Ashey Road has reopened in both directions.
UPDATE MONDAY: The casualty of yesterday’s collision, a young mum from the Isle of Wight, is in a stable condition and is now making a strong recovery.
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