Young man injured in Hawke's Bay crash

Last updated 13:08 10/11/2012

Relevant offers

Hawke's Bay

Man stabbed in Hawke's Bay, one arrested Flashback: 40 years since Mona Blades went missing Injured Napier boy was 'stuck in school toilet, jumped from window' Hawke's Bay DHB becomes first to decline national food contract Booze allegedly sold to minor at Napier CWC match Man near attempted abduction of Hastings child turns himself in Man reportedly attempted to abduct small child in Hastings Parents demand answers after Napier boy hurt in school accident Earthquake-prone Napier conference centre to remain open Napier school boy in critical condition

A young man is fighting for his life after his car and a truck collided in Hawke's Bay.

The accident happened on Stock Rd near Hastings at about 9:30am on Saturday.

It appeared the car lost control on a corner and crossed the centre line, hitting the south-bound truck, Senior Sergeant Fleming of Hawke's Bay police said.

The sole occupant of the car, a man in his 20s, has been transported to Wellington hospital where he remains in a serious condition in intensive care.

The driver and passenger of the truck were traumatised but unhurt, Mr Fleming said.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

How many coffees do you have a day?

5 or even more

3-4

2

1

Anything from 1-5.

Don't touch the stuff.

Vote Result

Related story: Coffee as we know it at risk of dying

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content