A man has been injured after driving a quad bike into a fence in Waimarama this morning.

Police received a call from a member of the public at 10.50am.

"It appears he's accidentally driven into a fence," a police spokeswoman said.

Police and ambulance attended the crash and the man was said to be conscious and breathing, receiving minor injuries only.

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It was not yet known if the crash happened on the road or a private property.

Police are still investigating the cause of the crash.