Three patients, two of them children, have been taken to Rotorua hospital after a car rolled outside the Mamaku sawmill earlier today.

A 6-year-old female suffered minor head injuries and a 41-year-old male suffered minor chest injuries. A 2-year-old girl was uninjured but also taken to hospital as a precaution.



Emergency services are currently on the scene of a crash in Mamaku that has injured at least three people.

A police northern communications spokeswoman said a car had rolled outside the Mamaku sawmill and at least three people were being treated by ambulance staff.

She did not know the condition of the patients but said nobody was trapped in the car.

Police were alerted to the crash about 4.30pm.

more to come.