A woman was seriously injured after a car crashed and ended up on its roof in Te Teko, near Whakatāne, last night.
A police media spokesman said police received a report of the crash on Galatea Rd at about 1.30am.
He said an ambulance and helicopter was called for the injured woman. The woman was airlifted to Tauranga Hospital in a critical condition.
The spokesman said inquiries into the crash were ongoing.