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.