A car and a truck crashed in South Taranaki this afternoon.
Emergency services were called to the scene on State Highway 3 between Ngaere and Stratford about 1:40pm.
It appears the car was overtaking truck when the driver lost control and the vehicles collided.
Stratford police senior constable Jono Erwood said both drivers were uninjured but are fortunate to be alive.
Traffic backed up near the crash for a short time but has since been cleared.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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