Serious crash on Waiuku Road

Police are currently in attendance at a serious crash in Waiuku Road, Mauku.
Inspector Shawn Rutene of Auckland Police says the crash involves a taxi van which has rolled and ended up in a paddock, and occurred just after 8am, Tuesday 17 October.
Constable Jordan Suppers of Counties Manukau Police said, “Four people received serious to moderate injuries including a six year old boy, two 18 year old females, a 21 year old male and a 69 year old male. They have been taken to hospital.”
Police are very grateful to several members of the public who were first on the scene and managed to pull them from the wreckage.
Westpac Rescue Helicopter and St John Ambulance transported the injured people to hospital.
Cordons are in place while emergency services work to clear the scene. It is anticipated the road will be blocked until approximately 11.30am this morning.
The Serious Crash Unit and Commercial Vehicle Safety Team are attending the scene.
Police are now working to establish how the crash occurred.

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