Serious crash in Golden Downs, Tasman

Serious crash in Golden Downs, Tasman

Tasman

A man has been transported to Nelson Hospital in a critical condition following a crash on Stock Road in Golden Downs, south of Nelson.

Police were called to the crash around 3:30pm today. A heavy truck left the road and crashed into a tree

One man was trapped in the vehicle for a time, he was cut out and taken to hospital.

The other occupant in the truck is ok.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating and traffic control is in place.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre