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Baby in critical condition following car crash

Baby in critical condition following car crash


A baby is in critical condition in hospital following a car crash on State Highway 4 near Kopaki in the Waitomo District.

The crash happened at about 8:30 this morning when a car with four occupants including the baby crashed into a bank.

The baby was taken to hospital by a passing motorist and the other three occupants have moderate injuries.

The southbound lane of state highway 4 is closed while the serious crash unit investigates the scene.

Traffic control is in place and traffic is flowing freely.

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