Serious crash near Cheviot

Photo: File
Photo: File
A truck has crashed just north of Cheviot leaving one person seriously injured.

It appears the truck may have hit a bank on State Highway 1 (Parnassus Rd) about 8.15am.

A helicopter has been sent to the scene.

The road is blocked and diversions are in place.

Motorists are advised the avoid the area if possible or expect delays.