The driver of a car which crashed into a ditch on State Highway 2 today has escaped unhurt.

A police media spokeswoman said police were alerted to the crash between Wilson Rd North and Wilson Rd South, near Paengaroa, by a member of the public at 7.50am.

She said a car was found in a ditch but no-one was injured in the crash.

"There are no indications of the road being blocked," she said.


Police, fire and St John Ambulance were at the scene.