Serious injuries in Tauranga crash

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

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash in Bureta tonight.

A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says there has been a crash at the intersection of Ngatai Road and Chapel Street.

"One person may be trapped in a vehicle.

"Emergency services have been called."

A reporter at the scene says it looks like three vehicles might be involved in the crash.

"They are just using the jaws of life at the moment to cut a person from one of the vehicles,"

A police spokesperson says emergency services were called to Ngatai Rd about 8.12pm following a crash involving three vehicles.

"Initial information suggests one person is seriously injured, and another has moderate injuries.

"The Serious Crash Unit has been advised. "




2 Comments

No Cops

Posted on 21-08-2019 10:33 | By Blasta

All respect to the police in a challenging society and under manned. Is saying this, there is a gross negligence of traffic policing in Tauranga. Almost anarchy on the roads.

So somebody ----

Posted on 20-08-2019 23:21 | By The Caveman

decided to push their luck - AKA - did not take any notice of the real road code/law!!

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