Car hits power pole in Matua

By staff reporter

Emergency services have been called to Levers Rd in Matua after a car has hit a power pole.

The power pole has been severely damaged by the impact.

The crash happened about 4pm.

It's believed that the male driver has been taken to hospital but it is unclear at this stage what his injuries are.

The accident is not believed to have disrupted the power supply to the Matua area.

On the Powerco website, no power outages were recorded.


- Bay of Plenty Times

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