A head on vehicle crash near Shannon last night left a woman trapped and a man moderately injured.
LATEST: Police were called to State Highway 57 near Okuku Rd around 7.40pm.
Police central communications shift inspector Chris Tait said the crash appeared to be a head-on.
"There were two single occupant vehicles involved," he said. "One status two [seriously injured] female is trapped and one status three or four [moderately injured] man who is walking around."
Tait said the woman was extracted from the vehicle by the Fire Service.
No diversions were in place.
The woman was in a stable condition in intensive care this morning.
- Manawatu Standard