Two people were taken to hospital, one after being freed from the wreckage of a van, following a crash in Te Puke.
A police media spokesperson said police were notified of a two-vehicle crash on the Te Puke Highway about 6.22pm Thursday.
A St John spokeswoman said two ambulances were sent to the scene about 6.21pm.
Two people with moderate injuries were taken to Tauranga Hospital, she said.
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A Fire Emergency New Zealand media spokeswoman said two fire trucks had been called to the crash at the intersection of Pah Rd.
One person was trapped in a van but has since been freed, the spokeswoman said.
The highway was closed for a period but has reopened.