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Driver suffers serious injuries after vehicle slips off bank in Queenstown


One person is seriously injured after their car became wedged between a building and a bank in Queenstown.

Serious crash on Gorge Road, Queenstown. Vehicle stuck between building and bank. Source: 1 NEWS

Police received the call around 10.30am after car slipped off a bank near the Gorge Road shopping complex when it became stuck.

The driver and single occupant has been taken to Lakes District Hospital with serious injuries.

Emergency services attend serious crash on Gorge Road. Source: 1 NEWS

The Serious Crash Unit were in attendance and are investigating.

Part of Gorge Road is closed and diversions have been put in place as the road will be closed for some time.