A police officer has been removed from his car by firefighters after a four car crash this afternoon on the Isle of Wight.
The accident happened before 3pm and the four people involved have been hospitalised in Newport and their conditions are unknown.
Lushington Hill inn Wootton has now re-opened while police investigate the circumstances behind the crash.
A police officer has been involved in a serious car crash that closed the A3054 on the Isle of Wight.
The car's roof had to be cut off to rescue the officer in the four car crash.
Hampshire Police say that four people have been injured and taken to St Mary's Hospital.
Three other cars collided with the marked police car at around 3pm this afternoon on Lushington Hill.
The road had to be closed both ways between A3021 Whippingham Road and Station Road and there is no access to Wooton Bridge from Newport or Whippingham.