Serious crash in wet conditions in Waikato
Three people have been injured in a serious crash in wet conditions in the Waikato area.
Police say two cars collided head-on on State Highway 29 between Tauranga and the Waikato this afternoon.
One car crossed the centre line in wet conditions while a car travelling in the opposite direction was overtaking a truck when they collided, police said.
One person was airlifted to Waikato Hospital and two others are being treated for injuries.