One person has been flown to Waikato Hospital after a serious crash in Taupo which injured six people.
The crash happen on State Highway 1, at Waitahanui, south of Taupo just after 5.30pm yesterday.
Bay of Plenty Police say six people from two cars were initially reported injured in the crash. Two of those involved sustained serious injuries. One person was flown to Waikato Hospital in a critical condition.
At one stage traffic was down to one lane while the Serious Crash Unit investigated the scene. Investigations into the cause of the crash is ongoing police say.