Plane crash in Dargaville

Dargaville Airfield.
Dargaville Airfield. Photo credit: Google Maps

Two people have walked away from a plane crash-landing with moderate injuries.

The accident happened at Dargaville Airfield, Northland, just before 12:15pm on Saturday. Police initially sent a helicopter to the scene, fearing the worst.

Both occupants received medical treatment at the scene.

It's not clear yet what kind of plane it was.