Car rolls near Wanaka airport

The driver was taken to hospital with moderate injuries. Photo: Mark Price
The driver was taken to hospital with moderate injuries. Photo: Mark Price
A motorist has been taken to hospital after their Nissan 4WD rolled down a bank between  Wanaka and Luggate this morning.

A police spokeswoman said the crash happened near Morris Rd on State Highway 6, in the vicinity of the Wanaka airport, about 8.45am.

The driver was taken to hospital with moderate injuries. No one else was in the car.

The Wanaka Volunteer Fire Service and St John attended.

After wet conditions over the last few days, the temperature dropped to -2degC in the Upper Clutha this morning, making some roads slippery. 

The crash happened on Morris Rd between Wanaka and Luggate. Photo: Mark Price
The crash happened on Morris Rd between Wanaka and Luggate. Photo: Mark Price

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