Driver injured after hitting tree

The damage sustained in the crash. Supplied images.

A driver has been injured after crashing into a tree in Mount Maunganui.

A police media spokesperson says the crash happened on the corner of Rita Street and Banks Ave, just before 6.30am.

"Police were called at 6.35am after a car hit a tree.

"The driver sustained minor to moderate injuries.

"A tow truck is being organised to remove the car from the scene."

1 Comment


Posted on 08-09-2018 08:17 | By nerak

Good night out, was it? And what if there were early morning sober walkers on that path? The car may have ’hit a tree’ but, as nearly always in this type of ’accident’, it is the idiot behind the wheel.

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