Milk tanker rolls on State Highway 6

An ambulance and rescue helicopter from Nelson was sent to the scene. Photo / File
An ambulance and rescue helicopter from Nelson was sent to the scene. Photo / File

A milk tanker has rolled in the Tasman region this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the crash on the Kohatu-Kawatiri Highway on State Highway 6 at 2.40pm.

A Fire Service spokesman says it's a serious crash and the area has been closed off.

A spokesman for St John says an ambulance and rescue helicopter from Nelson has been sent to the scene.

- NZ Herald

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