A woman sustained serious injuries following a crash with a tractor overnight.
The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a car vs tractor accident east of Tirau at about 7.30pm.
“The female driver of the SUV was seriously injured as her vehicle collided with a large contracting tractor and trailer,” says a spokesperson for the rescue helicopter.
“The woman was assisted from the vehicle by fire and ambulance staff, before being flown to Waikato Hospital for further treatment.”
The cause of the crash is under investigation.