Traffic banks up on the Northern Motorway near Dunedin as
emergency services staff assist an elderly woman following a
crash yesterday afternoon.
Emergency services were called following reports the driver
might have been trapped following a collision with a truck
near Waitati about 1.45pm, Sergeant Matt Scoles said.
The woman, who did not have life-threatening injuries, was
taken to Dunedin Hospital by ambulance, Sgt Scoles said said.
A diversion was in place along Waitati Valley Rd, before the
road was reopened just before 4pm.
The cause of the crash was yet to be determined and inquiries