A crash at Apse Heath has led to a road closure this afternoon (Wednesday).

*Updated 

Hampshire Constabulary says it was called to a two-vehicle collision on Newport Road at around 2.40pm.

The road closure in place.

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.

*Updated 4.45pm

*Police have confirmed that Newport Road has reopened in both directions.

The collision has been cleared.