Vehicle rolls and crashes through fence

Emergency services at the scene of the crash overnight. Photos: Cameron Avery.

Two people have been injured after a vehicle crashed through a fence in Tauranga overnight.

Emergency services were called to the crash on Oropi Road at about 10.45pm.

A police spokesperson says police received reports that a car had crashed into a fence.

“Two people were injured. We don't have details of the injuries but they're not thought to be serious.”

A reporter who attended the crash says the vehicle had rolled before crashing through the fence.

Police are still investigating a crash.



4 Comments

Oropi Road

Posted on 29-03-2017 16:53 | By Vivella

Obviously these young guys do NOT know how to drive?? Ignorance is bliss?? A young man was killed nearly 2 years ago in a car accident and these guys still haven't learnt!! It's pointless venting though as they probably cannot read also!! Too too many young people dying on our roads- through speed and alcohol etc etc.

This

Posted on 17-03-2017 05:56 | By Capt_Kaveman

is being more of a problem lately with 2 fences taken out in my area in the space of a month and 50m apart

Totally munted

Posted on 16-03-2017 21:29 | By kinakat

Oropi Road is great to drive on.If you know how to drive properly.

Fence must have been in the way

Posted on 16-03-2017 09:03 | By The Sage

Yet another single car crash. Let me guess, speed, inattention, alcohol (allegedly). These people need to pay for the cost of the emergency services. Maybe that would act as a wake up call.

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