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Serious crash near Taupo
Posted at 4:21pm Thursday 24 Dec, 2015
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 1 at Hatepe near Taupo The crash happened at about 3:15 pm and involved two cars.
There was one person in each car. One person is in a critical condition and the other has moderate injuries.
One car was reported as being on fire. The Police serious crash unit will be investigating the crash. State highway one in being closed to allow emergency workers to clear the scene, and traffic delays can be expected.
Drivers are asked to be patient and to follow directions.