Emergency services are at the scene of an incident in Shanklin this afternoon (Monday).
Paramedics and coastguard teams have been called to Hope Beach.
Isle of Wight Radio understands that a person has got into difficulty in the sea.
Two ambulances from Isle of Wight Ambulance Service are the incident.
*One person has been taken to hospital.
A spokesperson for the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service said:
“Two Ambulances and one officer (in Ambulance car) were in attendance alongside the Coastguard.
“A patient was conveyed to St Mary’s.”