Four people have been taken to hospital following a two car crash just north of Pukekohe, this afternoon.
Emergency services were called to Paerata Rd, also known as State Highway 22, just before 2pm.
Two people suffered serious injuries, with one trapped in their car for almost an hour.
Two fire crews sent to the scene used rescue equipment to cut them out.
The other two peoples suffered moderate injuries and were taken to Middlemore Hospital.
- Auckland Now