One seriously injured, main road closed after car rolls north of Auckland

Matakana Road.
Matakana Road. Photo credit: Google Maps.

One person is seriously injured after a car rolled north of Warkworth, Auckland.

Police say the vehicle rolled on Matakana Rd between Oak River Dr and Wright Rd at about 6pm on Saturday night.

"The occupant of the car has serious injuries and the road will be closed while emergency services wait for a rescue helicopter," police say.

"Motorists should avoid this area while emergency services are at the scene."