One badly hurt in Northland crash

05:46, Jul 24 2013

A person has been seriously injured in a car crash north of Whangarei this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to State Highway 1, just north of Crows Nest Rd, Hukerenui about 3.30pm.

A person with serious injuries was been flown to Northland Base Hospital by helicopter.

Motorists have been warned to expect delays and to avoid the area if possible. Diversions would be put in place.

The police serious crash unit was investigating.