2 injured in Napier-Taupo crash

  • 11/01/2016
2 injured in Napier-Taupo crash

Two people have been hurt after their van crashed 6m down a bank on the Napier-Taupo road.

The pair's Toyota left State Highway 5 about 5km north of Te Pohue about 3.20am on Monday, police say.

The road remained open on Monday morning but was down to one lane.

Firefighters extracted a man and woman from the vehicle and both were taken to Hastings Hospital with moderate to serious injuries.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

NZN