Car collides with train in Hawkes Bay

Photo / File / Thinkstock
Photo / File / Thinkstock

One person has suffered serious injuries after a train and a car collided in Hawkes Bay this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the crash at a rail crossing on Lindsay Rd, Waipukurau, southwest of Hastings, about 5pm.

Sergeant Guy Callahan of police central communications said one person suffered serious injuries which were not life-threatening.


Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


© Copyright 2015, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf02 at 02 Dec 2015 01:57:03 Processing Time: 324ms