UPDATE: State Highway One at Ohakuri closed after crash

UPDATE: State Highway One at Ohakuri closed after crash

Bay of Plenty

State Highway One is now closed in Ohakuri, Taupo District and diversions are in place.

A fuel tanker rolled around 7:40am today on State Highway One near Chestnut and Thorpe Roads.

Reports indicate the driver has been flown to Waikato Hospital in a serious condition. 

The Serious Crash Unit is attending. 

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre