Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighters on the Isle of Wight have been called to the Albany Centre in Newport after a gas main was damaged by a car.

Three crews – from Newport, Ryde and East Cowes – are in attendance on Forest Road. A Support Unit is also on scene.

Southern Gas Networks have also been called.

Fire crews were called at 10.17am to reports a car had driven over a gas main.

*UPDATED 12.52pm

*Forest Road has now re-opened, according to Island Roads.

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