UPDATE: Serious crash south of Sanson, Manawatu

UPDATE: Serious crash south of Sanson, Manawatu

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SH1 between Rongotea and Sanson has re-opened following a serious crash earlier this afternoon. 

The crash involved two cars and occurred shortly after 3pm on the Himatangi Straight south of Sanson. One person suffered critical injuries in the crash and two other people received moderate injuries.

While the road has re-opened there is a reduced speed limit in the area. The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash is ongoing.

ENDS
Issued by Police Media Centre