Cars 'spectacularly' damaged in crash

A crash just outside of Palmerston North has seen two cars ''spectacularly'' damaged, with one ending up in a ditch.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Flygers and Rangitikei Lines at about 8.30 last night after a two-car crash.

Milson fire station officer Chris Faithfull said two car had collided at the scene.

''One was coming from Palmerston North out on Rangitikei Line, the other was out the Kairanga end.

''They've taken each other out and one has ended up in the ditch.

While both cars were ''spectacularly'' damaged, Mr Faithfull said neither of the drivers were taken to hospital.

''No one was trapped.

''They were both up and walking around after it, chatting to police.''

Manawatu Standard