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Multiple cars crash at Paengaroa, two people trapped

Author
NZ Herald,
Section
Emergency,
Publish Date
Monday, 8 October 2018, 6:21p.m.
The crash was on State Highway 2 near Wilson Rd North. (Photo / NZ Herald)
The crash was on State Highway 2 near Wilson Rd North. (Photo / NZ Herald)

Multiple cars have crashed in Paengaroa near the Te Puke Golf Club.

The crash is on State Highway 2 near the intersection with Wilson Rd North.

A police spokeswoman said it was reported that five or more cars have rolled.

Traffic is backed up on State Highway 2. Photo / George Novak

Traffic is backed up on State Highway 2. Photo / George Novak

Two people were trapped and two other people were reported to have suffered serious injuries.

The scene will be closed down while emergency services attend to those involved.

Diversions are being put in place and motorists are asked to avoid the area.

 

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