Emergency services have been called to reports of a car on its side in Freshwater this morning (Friday).
One appliance from the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service is in attendance, with another on its way. The incident was reported around 10.30am. Hampshire Police and the Ambulance Service are also attending the incident in School Green Road. One person – an elderly lady – is thought to be trapped in a silver Mercedes car. *UPDATED 11.42am *The Isle of wight Fire and Rescue service said an elderly woman has been safely extricated from the vehicle and is now in the care of the Ambulance Service, where she is being taken to St Mary’s Hospital. The road remains closed in both directions, while the car is recovered. jaywhite