Three people have been taken to hospital after a two car crash on State Highway 3 yesterday afternoon.
The crash occurred at about 1.30pm on the Devon Rd, Airport Dr intersection on the outskirts of Bell Block.
Emergency services attended the scene, Inspector Marty Parker from police central communications said.
Patients were ''extracted'' from a vehicle before being transferred to hospital in a moderate condition, he said.
Traffic diversions and a road closure had been in place but the road was now open, he said.
The Serious Crash Unit has been informed.
- © Fairfax NZ News
Should ratepayers fork out for increased security to keep vandals at bay in Pukekura Park?Related story: Cameras set to catch vandals