A crash is causing delays through Gatcombe this evening (Wednesday).
Emergency services have been called to a collision on Whitcombe Road.
Whitcombe Road. Google Maps (C).
The route has been shut by police.
Southern Vectis services are diverting as a result.
We have been advised that Whitcombe Road has been closed due to an RTI. As a result, the 17:55 Route 6 from Newport to Chale and Godshill will not serve Carisbrooke or Gatcombe.— Southern Vectis (@SouthernVectis) July 21, 2021
Three people have been taken to hospital following the crash.
Two vehicles were involved, according to police.
A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary said:
“At 4.34pm we were called to Whitcombe Road following reports of a two vehicle collision.
“We received reports of minor injuries, and three people involved have gone to hospital for treatment.
“Whitcombe Road has been closed while the emergency services deal with the incident, and traffic is being diverted.
“Road users are advised to find another route.
“We remain at the scene.”