Lorry overturns blocking main ferry route on Isle of Wight

It took several hours to clear the road Credit: Darren Toogood

A lorry overturned outside Osborne House in East Cowes last night damaging the boundary fence of the grounds.

Amazingly nobody was injured. The crash site is just yards from a bus stop and outside a busy local pub.

The lorry shed its load while being recovered Credit: Darren Toogood

A complicated recovery to right the vehicle and remove it from the main ferry route took several hours The trailer shed its load which is in the process of being placed onto another trailer.