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SH1 reopen after Topuni crash early this morning

State Highway 1 north of Topuni has reopened between Kaiwaka-Mangawhai Road and Mangawhai Road after to a crash in the early hours of this morning.

Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust assisted in the crash, transporting a woman to Auckland City Hospital. Source: Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust

The crash involved a car and a light truck and as a result, one person was trapped and another was transported to Auckland Hospital in a serious condition.

A Fire and Emergency NZ spokesperson says they were called to the scene around 3.45am.

Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter were called shortly after and transported a woman in her 20s to Auckland City Hospital.

A St John report says a helicopter was also dispatched to the accident.