Man injured in collision

By Matthew Mckew

Friday, March 28, 2014


UPDATED 09:01*

A MAN has suffered leg injuries after being hit by a car in Porchfield, this morning (Friday).

The incident on Colemans Lane happened at around 8am.

The man, in his 60s, was treated by Isle of Wight paramedics and remained breathing and conscious.

He was due to be transferred to St Mary's Hospital.

The car involved in the collision was a black Ford Focus.

No road closures were put in place, but drivers were advised to avoid the area where possible.

*A police spokesman said they were called at 7.59am.

The car flipped on to its roof, however the driver was not injured, he said.


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