UPDATED MONDAY 10:41*
AN ISLE of Wight road was closed this afternoon (Saturday) after a man suffered a medical episode while travelling in a car.
A police spokesman confirmed that Beaper Shute had been closed following the incident but stressed it was not a road traffic accident.
A spokesman for the ambulance confirmed that one male had been taken to hospital.
An Isle of Wight NHS spokeswoman confirmed today (Monday) that the man had died.