9 Dec 2015

Six injured in Mt Ruapehu crash

9:50 pm on 9 December 2015

Six people have been injured - two seriously - in a two-car crash police say has temporarily blocked State Highway 47 near Mt Ruapehu.

Emergency services are at the scene, and detours have been set up at State Highways 4 and 46.

Motorists are being advised to use alternative routes until at least 10.30pm.