A single car was involved in an accident on Morley/ Pukeoware Rd this afternoon, Monday 15 May.

The car went off the road and down a bank, landing on its side and trapping the driver.

The driver was reported in a status two (serious condition) but was downscaled to status three (moderate condition). The driver was taken to hospital by ambulance to be checked further.

The road was closed to one lane, but has since reopened to two lanes.