A man has been flown to hospital following an incident in Ryde this afternoon (Thursday).

Police ryde

Police and the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service were called to Union Road in Ryde around 4.30pm.

Ambulance Ryde

An ambulance spokesperson told Isle of Wight Radio:

“A man in his late teens or early 20s has been taken by land ambulance to the awaiting Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance at Simeon Recreational Ground.

“The man is being flown to Southampton General Hospital. His condition is currently described as ‘stable’.”

Police ambulance

Police remain on scene at Union Road.