Eight people have been injured in a five-car crash near Whakatāne.
NZ Police have confirmed all injuries are minor.
A spokeswoman said the crash on State Highway 30, near Shaw Rd and Huna Rd, was reported at 4.30pm.
Tow trucks were called to the scene and it is now clear.
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The west-bound lane was blocked for a short time.