Crash after fleeing driver incident, Peka Peka

A car has crashed into a truck following a fleeing driver incident near Peka Peka this morning.

The incident began about 5:53am when Police attempted to stop a car on State Highway 1.

The vehicle failed to stop and was followed with lights and sirens as it continued southbound.

At 6:03am the vehicle crashed into a truck just north of Peka Peka.

Two people sustained minor injuries and one person has been taken into custody.

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