A crash at Apse Heath has led to a road closure this afternoon (Wednesday).
Hampshire Constabulary says it was called to a two-vehicle collision on Newport Road at around 2.40pm.
The road is currently shut between Apse Heath roundabout and Morrison’s in Lake.
Drivers are being urged to avoid the area.
Southern Vectis says a diversion is in place on its Route 8 service.
Is currently diverting from Lake shops to Victoria Rd (Shanklin), Canteen Rd and in to Winford. This is due to an accident which has closed Newport Rd. We hope all involved are ok. <S.J> #travelalert
— Southern Vectis (@SouthernVectis) February 20, 2019
*Police have confirmed that Newport Road has reopened in both directions.
The collision has been cleared.