Top-dressing plane crashes near Dargaville

Arapohue. Photo credit: Google Maps

A plane has crashed near Dargaville in Northland.

A fire communications spokesman says they were told around 11:40am a top-dressing plane had crashed at Wainui Rd in Arapohue.

They say the pilot is out of the aircraft and appears uninjured, but they are waiting for a further update from crews at the scene.