Two critically injured in Paraparaumu crash

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff,
Section
Emergency,
Publish Date
Saturday, 18 March 2017, 9:36AM
Two victims have been flown to hospital after a crash north of Wellington this morning. (Getty)
Two victims have been flown to hospital after a crash north of Wellington this morning. (Getty)

Two people have been critically injured in a road accident near Paraparaumu, north of Wellington.

Two cars collided on the old State Highway 1 near the Raumati off-ramp about 7.45am.

Both victims have been flown to hospital and diversions are in place. The Fire Service said both victims had to be cut from the wreckage.

South-bound traffic is using Raumati Rd and northbound traffic is being diverted via Poplar Ave.

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