A car and a scooter have collided on Ngatai Rd.
Emergency services were called to the scene about 11.30am.
Tauranga Senior Sergeant Glenn Saunders said a car and a scooter had collided. He said an elderly man was on the scooter and it was understood he had suffered a broken hip.
Police say that two tourists in a rental car pulled out in front of the scooter.
The accident happened near Bureta shops.