Two people are seriously injured after a crash in Awakino Gorge on State Highway 3 this evening, police say.
The two injured have been flown to Hamilton Hospital by helicopter.
The road was blocked for a period of time but one lane had been opened to allow traffic through, police said.
No further information was immediately available.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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