Two injured in Awakino Gorge crash

Last updated 20:39 14/10/2012

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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.

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