Highway crash flips car onto roof

Emergency services responded to a crash on the Te Puke Highway this evening. File photo.

A collision between two cars on the Te Puke Highway has left one vehicle upside down on its roof this evening.

The crash occurred at around 5.30pm, near the Rangiuru meat processing plant.

A police spokesperson says the occupants of both vehicles are now out and ‘walking around'.

“Ambulance staff are attending to one person with moderate injuries.”

Traffic in the area is described as ‘heavy', but no lanes are believed to be blocked.


There are no comments on this article.

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to make a comment. Login Now
Opinion Poll

Should the Christmas/New Year school holidays be moved to February when the weather is typically better in NZ?

Yes, that is when I would take my holidays.
No, you never know when there is going to be bad weather.

Bay Today

Double take of Matapihi Bridge. Photo: Lynley Whitaker.

Send us your photos from around the Bay of Plenty. kendra@thesun.co.nz