2 CARS COLLIDE IN ADVERSE CONDITIONS IN RYDE


There has been a road traffic collision involving 2 vehicles on the outskirts of Ryde this evening (Saturday).

The 2 cars – a BMW 1-series saloon and a black hatchback – have collided on Swanmore Road at the junctions of Ashey Road and Partlands Avenue.

A home delivery driver has stopped at the scene alongside other members of the public, although the Police are now in attendance.

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The incident occurred just before 21:15.

Driving conditions are less than favourable tonight with a yellow weather warning for heavy rain and strong gales currently in force.

The road remains open and the vehicles have been moved to the side of the carriageway. Debris is being cleared.

Island Echo understands that nobody has been injured and no ambulances have been requested to attend the scene.

Recovery of the 2 damaged vehicles is being arranged.

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