Update - serious crash near Opotiki
Police are still at the scene of a crash that occurred on State Highway 2 in Waiotahe near Opotiki earlier today.
Police were notified that a truck was in the river near Toone and Ruatuna Roads around 11:10am.
The truck currently remains in the river and the Police Dive Squad are on their way to the scene.
Police have made contact with the family of the person believed to be driving the vehicle.