One person critical after SH2 crash
A person has been flown to Wellington Hospital with life threatening injuries following a crash near Masterton this afternoon.
State Highway 2 north of Masterton is closed while emergency workers secure the scene near the intersection of Loop Line.
A Wellington Free Ambulance team manager Helen Berry said a 17-year-old woman was thrown from a car in the crash, which happened after 3pm this afternoon, and suffered moderate neck injuries.
A second person suffered life-threatening injuries. It is unknown whether that person was a pedestrian or in another vehicle.
An alternative route down Paierau Rd has been set up.
The Dominion Post