No reported injuries in Tauranga crash

The vehicle sustained significant damage in the crash. Photos: and video: Daniel Hines/SunLive.

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The driver of a vehicle which crashed into a power pole in Tauranga reportedly walked away without injury, says police.

Emergency services were called to the single-vehicle crash on Ohauiti Road around 10pm on Monday.

A police spokesperson says the power pole was knocked down, cutting power to the area.

“The driver appears to have been the only occupant of the car and was reportedly uninjured, apart from some potential whiplash.

“Power was still out at 10.45pm and the power company was on site until at least 11.30pm.”

There are no outages reported by Powerco this morning.

Police are investigating the crash.

Anyone with information about the crash can contact Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.

Alternatively, information can also be left anonymously via the Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 line.

Non-emergency information can also be given to the police’s 105 number.

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