Man survives two nights trapped in car after it crashes down bank near Gisborne

A man has survived two nights trapped in his car after it went down a steep bank near Gisborne.

Emergency services find Gregg Shaw's wrecked car off State Highway 2. Source: 1 NEWS

The man was found at around 4pm on Sunday after his car crashed off State Highway 2 about an hour north of Gisborne on Christmas Day.

Police say the man suffered some injuries but was conscious when he was found.

The man was taken to hospital.