Two in hospital after Tokomaru crash

CHRIS HYDE
Last updated 08:40 17/12/2013

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Two people were taken to hospital after a car crashed into a tree north of Tokomaru this morning.

Senior Sergeant Brett Calkin said there were five people in the car when it crashed at about 2.29am on Makerua Rd, State Highway 57, near the intersection with Rewarewa St.

Police, fire and ambulance attended the crash and two people were taken to Palmerston North Hospital for observation, one with minor injuries.

It was raining heavily at the time of the crash, Mr Calkin said.

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