Person hospitalised after SH2 crash

The crash occurred at around 5.30pm. Supplied photo.

A serious crash north of Katikati has sent one person to hospital this evening.

Three cars were involved in the accident, which occurred on State Highway 2 near McMillan Road.

A police spokesperson says they were called to the scene at 5.37pm.

"One person has been seriously injured and has been taken to Tauranga Hospital. The Serious Crash Unit has also been advised."

She could not say whether the road is closed, although a SunLive reader has emailed saying both lanes on State Highway 2 are currently blocked.



2 Comments

agree with maryfaith

Posted on 14-12-2017 13:27 | By old trucker

you are so right, ive been up and down this road forever and there is nothing wrong with it, if there were 2 cars left in the world they would probably run into each other, this looks quiet nasty,it is straight for gosh sake, wonder if someone was doing something they should not have been doing, anyway my veiws only on this,Thankyou,10-4 out. phew.

Accident prone highway

Posted on 14-12-2017 07:39 | By Maryfaith

A dead straight road! Dangerous? Rubbish - it is the driver 90% of the time! How could this anything else?

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