Serious crash, Papatawa, Tararua

Source: New Zealand Police

Source: New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 2, near Papatawa.

Police were called about 5.50am.

Initial indications are there may be two people critically injured, and another with moderate injuries.

The road is closed and diversions are in place.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.

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