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Police appeal after oap’s injured in RTC Sandown

Police are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic incident in Culver Parade, Sandown.

The incident happened around 12.30pm Thursday (12 August) near The Bandstand restaurant and involved a blue community transport bus.

Two passengers on board were injured and taken to hospital.

An 81-year-old woman had minor injuries and was later discharged, and an 86-year-old woman sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital.

Were you in the area at the time? Perhaps you saw the blue bus in the run-up to the incident or maybe you have dash-cam footage?

Anyone with information can contact police online or by calling 101 quoting 44210320816.

Alternatively, you can contact the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.