Matthew Theunissen

Matthew Theunissen is a reporter for the Herald on Sunday.

Two serious after Lower Hutt crash

The crash occurred on the corner of Fairway Drive and Taita Drive.
The crash occurred on the corner of Fairway Drive and Taita Drive.

Four people were injured, two seriously, when two cars collided in Lower Hutt this afternoon.

A Wellington Free Ambulance spokesman said the crash occurred on the corner of Fairway Drive and Taita Drive about 12.30pm.

A man in his 60s had serious head and chest injuries and a man in his 40s had serious pelvic injuries.

Two other men, in their 20s and 30s, had minor to moderate injuries.

They were all taken to Hutt Hospital.

A Fire service spokesman said one of the men was trapped and had to be cut out of the wreckage,.

Police were investigating.

- APNZ

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