A five-year-old boy and three others have been taken to hospital with injuries after their car rolled near Palmerston North this morning.

The car carrying the four people were travelling in rolled on Longburn Rongotea Rd about 2.30am.

Two women, one aged in her teens and another in her 20s were taken to hospital with serious injuries to their heads and chests.

A five-year-old boy and a man aged in his 30s received minor injuries and were also taken to hospital, said a Central Ambulance Communications spokesman.


No other cars were involved in the incident.