THERE was a shocking wake up call for residents in an Isle of Wight town following a car crash involving several vehicles.


The accident occurred on Spring Hill, Ventnor, during the early hours of this morning (Wednesday).

The road has been closed to traffic, with vehicles recovered from the scene.

(Image: County Press) Vehicles being recovered from Spring Hill, Ventnor. (Image: County Press)

One of the damaged cars.One of the damaged cars. (Image: County Press)

Residents living in Spring Hill say they heard the collision, believed to be a car crashing into two parked vehicles.

One of the damaged cars was a classic car, in what was understood to have been a 'shunt'.

The road has been made safe, with sand laid on oil spilled onto the road. 

More to follow.