NZ police are responding to serious crash at South Waikato

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on State Highway 5, Tapapa, South Waikato.

The two-car crash occurred about five kilometres east of Tirau about 2:30pm.

Initial indications are multiple people have sustained serious injuries.

Traffic management is being put in place and the Serious Crash Unit will examine the scene.

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