There are reports of a crash near Blackwater this morning (Friday).

Isle of Wight Radio listeners say it has happened on the main road between Blackwater and Arreton – near Topline Windows and the DPD depot.

At least two cars are understood to have been involved.

Traffic is heavy in the area.

Southern Vectis says buses will not be able to serve Merstone and will divert via Rookley.

*UPDATED 10.30am

*The road is closed.