Elderly person injured in Matamata crash

An elderly person is in serious condition after a truck collided with a mobility scooter on Firth Street in Matamata.

Police and emergency services were called to the serious crash on Firth Street between Farmers Road and College Street that occurred at 3pm.

"The elderly rider of the mobility scooter is in a serious condition and has been taken to hospital," says Inspector Neil Banks.

"The Serious Crash Unit are investigating."


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