Car plunges off cliff

00:30, Jan 17 2014

A 50-year-old man has serious injuries after the car he was driving went off the road and plunged over a 10-metre cliff in Pohangina, near Ashhurst, in the Manawatu.

The Palmerston North rescue helicopter is responding to the crash that happened about 11am on Pohangina Valley Road.

Police central communications inspector Mike Coleman confirmed the driver had serious injuries.

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