A man was in a serious condition in Thames Hospital last
night after his car burst into flames following a crash in
The incident involved two vehicles, each containing a sole
Police closed State Highway 25 approaching the Kopu Bridge,
Coromandel, and diversions were put in place until early this
"Earlier in the night emergency services had responded to a
two car crash resulting in one car catching fire from which
its occupant suffered significant burns and was admitted to
Thames hospital," police said.
Police and fire crews were investigating.