One serious after truck rolls near Mataura

A person is seriously injured after a truck rolled on Old Coach Rd, near Mataura in Southland.

St John Ambulance spokesman Gerard Campbell said they were called to the scene at 11.42am.

A man was taken by helicopter to Dunedin Hospital with moderate injuries, but his injuries were later upgraded to serious.

A Fire and Emergency NZ spokesman said one appliance from Gore and one from Mataura attended the scene.



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