Image: Isle of Wight Council

Two people have escaped injury after a tree narrowly missed a camper van at Appley Park in Ryde this afternoon.

Emergency crews were called at 2.10pm, when it was feared that the tree had fallen on the vehicle.

In updated information, it just missed the camper van in its parking spot near Ryde seafront.

Image: Isle of Wight Council

The Island has been hit by force eight winds this afternoon (Tuesday).