Elderly woman stable after truck collision

Last updated 17:17 22/02/2014

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A 62-year-old woman was flown to hospital after a collision with truck this afternoon.

The accident happened about 3.40pm on the Whangamoa Saddle, on State Highway 6 north-east of Nelson.

The woman's car collided with a truck travelling in the opposite direction. The woman, from Blenheim, was assessed at the scene for head injuries then flown to Nelson Hospital in a stable condition.

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