A car has crashed into a power pole causing powerlines to scatter across Te Puna Station Road.
Police received a report of the crash at 9.08am where a car had crashed into a power pole and then ended up in a ditch near the intersection of Te Puna Road.
"There are power lines on the road and I understand power is out in the area," says a police spokesperson.
Powerco has been called and contractors are accessing the incident.
"The driver of the car is out of the vehicle and has minor injuries."