Truck crash SH27 near the Mangawhero bridge
SH27 near the Mangawhero bridge
Tuesday, 7 January 2014 -
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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