Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period
Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina.
Police report that a single vehicle went into a tree on State Highway 30 just west of Lake Okataina Rd around 1pm.
"Two people had some minor injuries," says a Police spokesperson.
"The road was down to one lane, and traffic control in place."
Twenty minutes later a car hit a tree on Kawerau Rd near Rotoma.
"The single occupant sustained minor to moderate injuries," says a Police spokesperson.
"A tow has been arranged for the vehicle. There is no road blocking."
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