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Two people critically injured when car crashes into tree

Police and emergency services attended a crash involving a car which hit a tree on Titahi Bay Road in Porirua near midnight on Saturday 4 August.

The single vehicle crash occurred after the car, travelling at speed, lost control at a round-about near Lyttelton Avenue.

The two occupants of the vehicle were critically injured and are now in Wellington hospital undergoing treatment.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.