Serious crash in Taranaki

Serious crash in Taranaki

Central

One person is in a critical condition after a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 3A in Taranaki this evening.

A car and a truck collided on the highway, also known as Mountain Road, at Waiongana north of Inglewood just before 8pm.

A female, the sole occupant of the car, was airlifted to hospital in critical condition.

There are diversions in place off SH 3A at Inglewood, and SH 3A further north at Manutahi Road and Davis Road.

The Serious Crash Unit is attending.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre