16 Feb 2018

Crash blocks SH1 north of Auckland

3:46 pm on 16 February 2018

Three people have been injured in a crash between a truck and a car north of Auckland.

Police said the vehicles collided on State Highway 1 just south of Warkworth.

Three people, including a child, have sustained serious injuries and have been transported to hospital. None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

The road was closed for some time, but has now reopened in both directions

Drivers have been warned they should avoid the area as there were still delays, police said.