A woman in her seventies has been taken to hospital following a crash at Bay View this morning.

A Hawke's Bay Hospital spokeswoman said the woman was being assessed in the emergency department.

The crash happened on State Highway 2 opposite the BP station.

There were delays and traffic was banked up about 3km South of Bay View.


Hawke's Bay Today believes the logging truck was heading south when the lady driving the car was hit.