Serious Crash, Hamilton
"Serious Crash, Hamilton"
Emergency services are at the
scene of a serious single-car crash at the intersection of
Forest Lake Road and Te Rapa Road, Hamilton.
called about 5.55pm.
Initial indications are one person
has critical injuries.
The intersection is closed, with
diversions in place, and the Serious Crash Unit will examine
Motorists are advised to avoid the
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