Person in serious condition after SH2 crash
UPDATED 9:30am: A person is in a serious condition after a crash on State Highway 2 near Katikati.
Emergency services are responding to a single-vehicle crash on State Highway 2, Aongatete, says a police spokesperson.
“The driver is out of the vehicle and in a serious condition.”
The crash occurred about 8:55am and the road is not blocked, the spokesperson says.
EARLIER: Reports are coming in of a crash on State Highway 2 near Katikati.
A caller to 0800 SunLive says they were driving past and saw the crash opposite the Forta Leza restaurant.
He says it is near the start of the roadworks in the 50 km zone in the northbound lane heading towards KatiKati.
“There are two fire engines and an ambulance at the crash.”
The car is off to the side of the road and isn’t blocking any traffic, he says.
SunLive is working to get more information and will update the story when we can.