Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
Police are at the scene of a serious two car crash on State Highway 5, Waiotapu.
Emergency services were alerted to the crash between Waikite Valley Road and Waikaremoana Road at around 7:15pm.
Three helicopters have been dispatched.
The Serious Crash Unit are also on their way to the scene.
An update on injuries and number of people involved will be provided when able.
State Highway 5 is closed and diversions are being put in place.
Issued by Police Media Centre