Crash at Blackwater

By David Newble

Thursday, August 7, 2014



FIREFIGHTERS from Newport battled to free a woman from her vehicle after a two cars crashed on Blackwater Road, near Rookley, this morning (Thursday).

The collision took place at 11.53am. Two Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service crews, from Newport, were called to the incident.

Isle of Wight Ambulance Service confirmed it was also called to the scene, however details of any injuries were not yet available.

*West Wight Police said on Twitter that the road was likely to remain closed, from Blackwater junction to Highwood Lane, until around 1.30pm.


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