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Truck crash SH27 near the Mangawhero bridge

SH27 near the Mangawhero bridge

Truck crash

Tuesday, 7 January 2014 - 7:11am


A crash between two trucks on SH27 near the Mangawhero bridge has resulted in the driver of one truck being trapped in his vehicle.  Emergency services are present and working to remove the trapped person who is seriously injured.  Westpac rescue helicopter is on the way to the scene.  Road diversions will be in place shortly.  One truck is carrying gas.  Police are asking the public to please avoid the area.

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