Milk tanker crash on SH2, near Matata

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Emergency services have been called to a milk tanker crash on State Highway 2, near Matata, this evening.

Police received reports of the crash just after 7pm.

A police spokesperson says a milk tanker and a car have crashed on the highway.

"It appears the car hit the trailer rather than the truck. 

"Fire service at scene talking to driver of car - appears all okay - but police not there yet so no status update from police."

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