AN EMERGENCY road closure has been put in place at Arreton Cross this morning (Wednesday) due to mud on the road — which has caused it to become dangerously slippery.

Downend Road and Arreton Street are have been closed for a distance of 123 metres in each direction.

A diversion has been put in place affecting Canteen Road, Whiteley Bank, Shanklin Road, High Street, School Road, Newport Road and Merstone Lane.

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