Bay Of Plenty Road Crash
District: Bay Of Plenty
Short description: Road Crash
Press Release re motorcycle crash, Wairakei today
At about 3.25pm, a group of 7 motorcyclists were traveling south on State Highway 5 at Wairakei, near Taupo.
One of the motorcyclists crashed into two others.
Two of the motorcyclists received serious injuries and were airlifted to Waikato Hospital.
The rest were uninjured. State Highway 5 was closed for approximately 2 hours.