Three people have been injured following a crash in Ruakaka.
One person has serious injuries while two others have moderate injuries, a police spokeswoman said.
A Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said it had been called to a two-car crash at 3.40pm this afternoon on State Highway 1 in the Whangarei District.
He said one person was trapped in a vehicle.
The crash was located between Doctors Hill Rd and Mountfield Rd, approximately 1km north of Waipu Golf Club.
A St John spokeswoman said all three patients were transported by ambulance to Whangarei Hospital.
A tow was required for both vehicles, police said.