Van crash in Oropi

The cause of a crash which saw a power pole knocked down in Oropi is being investigated.

Police and fire fighters were called to the crash on Oropi Rd near Glenlyon Ave about 6.15pm yesterday.

Mr Campion said a van smashed into the power pole, knocking it down.

No one was injured and Powerco was called to replace the pole.

"Police dont believe speed or alcohol were contributing factors in the crash," he said.

Inquiries into the cause of the crash were continuing today.

- Bay of Plenty Times

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