Matamata crash injures seven

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The serious crash unit is investigating. Photo credit: Getty

Seven people have been injured in a three-car crash near Matamata, east of Hamilton.

Police were called to the scene on State Highway 29 near Hopkins Rd just after 9am.

One person is in a critical condition, two serious and the others minor and moderate.

It's reported some of the injured may be tourists.

The serious crash unit is investigating.

Newshub.