Serious Crash - Raglan SH23
Location: SH23, Raglan
Short description: Serious Crash
State Highway 23 from Whatawhata to Raglan
is currently closed and is likely to be closed for a number
of hours, following a collision between three vehicles at
about 5pm today.
Diversions are in place at Mangatawhiri
and Greenslade Roads.
One child was taken to hospital by
A male driver and another child were flown to
Waikato Hospital by helicopter.
The Waikato Serious Crash
Unit is conducting the crash investigation and any further
releases will be made through their office.
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