One injured in crash in Ngaruawahia

One person was taken to Waikato Hospital with head injuries following a crash near Ngaruawahia this morning.

Inspector Willy Taylor from the Northern Police communications centre said police were called to the scene on Ngaruawahia Rd at 6.32am.

"It appears a car has gone off the road on a tricky bend about 500m south of Crawford Rd," he said.

Fire fighters were called to remove the roof of the vehicle so ambulance staff could treat a 28 year old patient with a head injury.

Waikato Times