A woman has been injured after a car rolled on Tauranga Direct Rd this morning.

The woman, believed to be in her eighties, sustained hand injuries in the crash on Tauranga Direct Rd, near Roy Rd in Hamurana, on the outskirts of Rotorua.

Police northern communications shift inspector Andy Brill said police were alerted of the incident at 10.56am and had arrived at the scene along with an ambulance.

The woman was taken to Rotorua Hospital for treatment.

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One lane of traffic was closed but was expected to be re-opened shortly, he said.