Diversions in place following serious crash in Northland
"Diversions in place following serious crash in
State Highway 1 is closed at Moerewa following
a serious two car crash at approximately 7:30pm.
person is in a critical condition and is being flown to
Two other people have serious injuries and two
have moderate injuries.
The Serious Crash Unit will be
The road is closed and diversions are being
put in place via State Highway 11.
Police ask motorists to
be patient if they encounter
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