Serious crash in Opotiki
Emergency services are responding to a serious crash on Waiotahe Beach Road, Waiotahe in Opotiki district.
The crash, involving a car and a pedestrian, was reported at 7.40am, says a police spokesperson.
"Early reports indicate one person sustained injuries.
"Roads are closed and diversions are in place.
"Motorists are advised to avoid the area, if possible."