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Crash closes Paekakariki Hill Road

Paekakariki Hill Road is currently closed following a crash.

Police advise that a car has reportedly gone off the road on the Paekakariki side.

Emergency services were called to the scene shortly before 8.00am

A car has gone off the road and is around 60 metres down a bank on the Paekakariki side. One person is trapped in the car and is communicating with rescuers, work is underway to free them.

The road is expected to be closed for some time.

Police would like to thank motorists in advance for their patience.