NZ police are responding to serious crash at State Highway 2, Tauranga

Motorists are advised to avoid State Highway 2, Bethlehem, Tauranga following a serious crash.

Police are at the scene of a two vehicle crash between Taniwha Place and Wairoa Pa Road. Emergency services were alerted to the crash at around 8pm.

Multiple people reportedly have a range of injuries.

Motorists are advised to expect delays or avoid the area.

Diversions will be put in place shortly.

The Serious Crash Unit has been advised.

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