Police have closed a major Isle of Wight road tonight following a crash.

The B3401, Middle Road, outside Calbourne Water Mill, is currently closed.

Police have warned that the road is likely to be "closed for some time" and they thanked motorists for their patience.

Emergency services are at the scene, including the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service and two appliances from the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service (Newport and Freshwater stations).

One car is involved and one person is being extricated from the vehicle.

More to follow.

UPDATE 10.15pm: The road has reopened