AMBULANCE crews have been called to a two vehicle collision near East Cowes this evening (Thursday).

Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance service were called to the crash on Whippingham Road at 7.49pm.

Southern Vectis tweeted: "Owing to a two vehicle accident along Whippingham Road delays to routes 4 and 5 may occur."

UPDATE 8.40pm: A spokesperson for the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service said: "We were called to a crash between a car and a tree and persons trapped inside, we are currently working to get them out.

"We have sent two appliances to the scene from Newport Fire Station and East Cowes Fire Station"


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