3:45pm A woman in her 80s has been taken to Whangarei Hospital with serious injuries.

Police remain at the scene and traffic is down to one land as they survey the site.

3.16pm: Police and ambulance are at a crash on State Highway 1 near Oakleigh Rise.

It is believed a car has gone off the road into a ditch, seriously injuring a woman in the vehicle, about 3.15pm.


The road is not closed but traffic should take care. The serious crash unit have also been called to the scene.