One person has been taken to Rotorua Hospital with a suspected collarbone injury following a crash on State Highway 36 after a car went off the road and crashed into a bush.

A police spokeswoman said police were called to the crash on Pyes Pa Rd at the intersection of Dudley Rd and Tauranga Direct Rd just before 8am.

The spokeswoman said a member of the public phoned police to report a car had gone off the road and into a bush.

"They were not able to provide any further details because of bad cellphone reception," she said.

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St John ambulance was also called to the scene to assist the single occupant with a suspected collarbone injury.

The spokeswoman said the person was taken to hospital with moderate injuries and a tow truck had been called to remove the car from the scene.