Serious injuries in Paengaroa crash

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One person has been seriously injured after a crash in Paengaroa this afternoon.

Police say they responded to reports of a vehicle collision on Kelly Road, just off of State Highway 2, at around 3.05pm.

“Two cars have collided,” says a police spokesperson.

“Initial indications are that one person is in a serious condition.”

The crash happened on Kelly Road. Image. Google Maps.

St John was called at 3:05PM to a motor vehicle incident on Kelly Road, Paengaroa, says a St John spokesperson.

"One ambulance responded to the scene. St John treated one patient in a serious condition and one patient in a moderate condition and both were transported to Tauranga hospital."

SunLive will continue to monitor this story and update as more information becomes available.

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1 Comment


Posted on 21-11-2021 03:15 | By hexsayer

no foreigners driving on our roads under international or foreign licenses nz/aus licenses only. 2 crashes on kelly road in how many days? its shocking theres people on our roads in cars that CANNOT drive!

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