Investigation into serious crash continues

Two vehicles collided head-on in Bucklands Beach Road on January 19. Photo supplied

Police are continuing to investigate a recent serious crash involving multiple vehicles in east Auckland.

Emergency services were called to the collision between two vehicles on Bucklands Beach Road at about 3.30pm on January 19.

A spokesman for Counties Manukau Police says the vehicles reportedly collided head-on.

Four people from the two cars were taken to Middlemore Hospital for medical treatment.

Two of the occupants suffered serious injuries while the other two suffered moderate injuries.

The road was closed between Cherry Road and Gills Road and diversions were put in place.

The Counties Manukau Police serious crash investigation unit was notified and examined the scene.

A police spokesman told the Times on January 26 the investigation into the crash is ongoing.

“One of those drivers transported to hospital has since been discharged, with another still in hospital in a serious but stable condition.”