The indication – which is around 40ft big – dropped just after 11.30 am today on St James Street.
An eye-witness, that saw what took place, informed Isle of Wight Radio that an individual was cleaned by the signs.
Countless purchasers continued to be in the location at the time, nevertheless have really prevented any kind of significant injury.
PICTURES: A wagering store indication has actually come collapsing down today (Thursday) striking one person and also straight losing out on others, according to an eyewitness.
( Pic: The sign which has actually dropped in Newport).
Island of Wight Radio has actually called Betfred for a remark.
( Pic: What the sign usually appears like).
* Updated *.
A Betfred representative stated:.
” We have actually immediately launched an examination.”.