There are traffic delays in and around Newport this afternoon (Wednesday), following a police incident.

Two vehicles, including a transporter lorry and a car, are pulled over at the side of the road on Coppins Bridge.

The lane on Snooks Hill, heading towards Fairlee Road, is blocked.

It is causing tailbacks in and around the area.

An unmarked police vehicle has also been pictured.


Hampshire and Isle of Wight Constabulary has said it was called to reports of a collision on Coppins Bridge at 11:33am today.

A car and transporter lorry were involved.

No injuries have been reported.


The road is now clear.