Man injured in crash

Man suffers moderate head injuries

Last updated 12:15 06/12/2012
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A 29-year-old man was taken to hospital after a crash on Opunake Rd.

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A 29-year-old Stratford man has been taken to hospital after a crash on Opunake Rd.

Emergency service were called to the scene about 11.15am.

The man was driving east towards Stratford when he failed to take a bend and ended up in a gully.

"He's crashed his work ute in a drain in atrocious conditions," Stratford police sergeant Michelle Collis said.

The man was taken to Taranaki Base Hospital with moderate head injuries by St John ambulance.

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