Person critically injured after crash
One person is in a critical condition after a serious crash in Hamilton.
A ute towing a boat and an SUV towing a trailer collided a short distance from the Dinsdale shopping centre about 9.20am, Senior Sergeant Robbie Hermann of Waikato police said.
Both vehicles were travelling in opposite directions when they crashed.
An initial report from the Fire Service said the vehicles involved were believed to be trucks.
Sergeant Hayden Martin, speaking at the scene, said one of the vehicles crossed the centre line.
The driver of the SUV was critically injured and taken to Waikato Hospital by ambulance.
The police serious crash unit is investigating.
The Fire Service and police are at the scene and diversions are in place.