Serious injuries after car comes off road near Mt Cargill

Emergency services are at the scene of a crash where a car came off Mt Cargill Rd and ended up in a paddock.

A police spokeswoman said they were notified about the crash about 7.15am.

"It has been indicated the vehicle is off the road and in a paddock."

There was only one vehicle involved and one person was injured, she said.

Emergency services at the scene of the crash this morning. Photo: Stephen Jaquiery
Emergency services at the scene of the crash this morning. Photo: Stephen Jaquiery

A St John spokeswoman said one ambulance and one rapid response vehicle responded.

One patient was treated and transported to Dunedin Hospital in a serious condition. 

There was mist in the area this morning and visibility on Mt Cargill was poor.

Fire and Emergency New Zealand were also in attendance. 

 

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