18 Apr 2013

Two hurt after tour bus crash near Milford Sound

7:05 pm on 18 April 2013

Two people have been hurt after a tourist bus left the road near Milford Sound in Fiordland.

The crash with happened about 2.15pm on the Te Anau-Milford Road (State Highway 64) on Thursday. Twenty-four passengers were on the bus.

Police say the driver swerved to avoid a car turning into a campsite near Knob's Flat.

Two people on the bus suffered minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to the Te Anau Medical Centre.