Source: New Zealand Police
Police are at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 3 near Waitomo.
Emergency services were alerted to the two car crash between Lees Block Road and Oparure Road at around 6:10pm.
Three people are reportedly injured. One critically, one seriously and one with moderate injuries.
A helicopter has been dispatched.
Diversions are in place. Motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible or expect delays.
Issued by Police Media Centre