Crash on SH3, near New Plymouth

Crash on SH3, near New Plymouth

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Traffic is being diverted off Mountain Road (SH 3) at Tariki, near New Plymouth, following a crash between two vehicles.

Emergency services were notified at 4:47pm.

The drivers of each vehicle have been taken to Taranaki Hospital in a serious condition. One driver was trapped for a time and freed by Fire and Emergency NZ.

There are diversions in place via Norfolk Road and Bedford Road.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre