Police are at the scene of what is being described as a serious crash on State Highway 2 north of Te Puna.
The crash involving a motorcycle and truck occured on State Highway 2 just before Loop Road about 6.30am.
A motorcyclist is in hospital after a crash with a truck on State Highway 2 at Te Puna.
A motorcycle and truck crashed on SH2 in Te Puna.
One man has been taken to Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition.
The highway is open but traffic is slow moving around the scene.
A caller to 0800 SUNLIVE says the crash looked serious with debris from the motorcycle scattered on the roadside.
“It didn’t look good. It looked like a white truck and what looked to be a bicycle was involved in a serious accident.
“There are a lot of police at the scene."
Police are investigating.