24 Dec 2011

Traffic flows freely again after Far North crash

6:39 pm on 24 December 2011

Traffic on State Highway 1 at Kawakawa is flowing freely again after delays caused by a road crash.

Five people were taken to hospital, one in a critical condition, after the crash.

The other four have moderate injuries.

Police say two cars collided, one ending up in a ditch and the other blocking the southbound lane of the highway.