Driver trapped after crash at notorious black spot

02:30, Dec 05 2013

A driver crashed near a notorious Waikato black spot this afternoon and was trapped inside the wreckage.

Emergency services went to the scene just south of Tirau, near the intersection of State Highway 1 and 5, at 2.50pm.

Fire service communications shift manager Jaron Phillips said the car had crashed into a ditch and one person was trapped.

The Tokoroa Volunteer Fire Brigade freed the person who suffered moderate injuries.

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