NZ police are responding to serious crash at SH12, Omanaia

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 12, near Omanaia.

Police were called about 2.20pm.

Initial reports indicate one person has critical injuries, and another has serious injuries.

Following the crash a scrub fire has broken out.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

/NZ Police Public Release. View in full here.