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Newport Telegraph Pole Crash Update After Emergency Services Called Out

Emergency services has shared an update after a vehicle crashed into a telephone pole in Newport earlier yesterday (Wednesday).

Police were called just before 4.30am to reports of a single vehicle collision on Staplers Road.

Newport firefighters were subsequently alerted to the incident, with HIWFRS making the scene safe after the occupants exited the car.

The road was closed by police before electrical engineers arrived to isolate the power cable.

HIWFRS left the scene and returned to station following the stop message at 5.29am.

The IW Ambulance service has also deployed an ambulance to assist with a patient, although they were not conveyed to hospital.

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