Car crashes into Takitimu Drive barrier

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A person is being treated for suspected back injuries after crashing into a barrier on Takitimu Drive this morning.

Emergency services were called to the crash scene, just after the Waihi Road on-ramp, just before 6am.

A police spokesperson says the crash happened in the northbound lane of the highway.

"The lane was blocked following the crash."

The spokesperson says a tow truck had been called to the scene to remove the crashed vehicle.


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