An infant is being rushed to hospital after being hit by a truck in the Far North.
The one-year-old’s condition is unclear but it is understood the accident has happened near a Marae.
No further information is available at this stage.
It follows several other serious accidents around the country in the past hour.
Four people have been injured, one seriously, following a crash in Christchurch involving two-cars and a campervan.
Emergency services were called to the scene on Main North Road between Gressons Road and Macdonalds Lane at 12:25pm.
Meanwhile, State Highway 56 is blocked after a four-vehicle crash at Tiakitahuna, south-west of Palmerston North.
Police said two people were understood to be in serious condition and four people in a moderate condition.
Emergency services are also responding to reports a of a campervan teetering on the edge of Picton harbour.
Its understood the van crashed through a bollard near Wellington Street a short time ago.
There are no reports of injuries at this stage.