13 Jan 2016

Eight hurt in car, bus crash

5:22 pm on 13 January 2016

Eight people have been hurt in a bus crash north of Auckland, police say.

A bus and car collided on Red Beach Road, near Whangaparoa at about 3.45pm.

Four people from the car and four bus passengers were injured.

A St John ambulance spokesperson said six people were taken to hospital but most had only minor injuries, while one was moderately hurt.

A police spokesperson said diversions were in place on Red Beach Road.