TODAY |

Watch: Emergency services pull off dramatic rescue after vehicle crashes through barrier into Wellington Harbour

One person has been freed from a partly submerged vehicle in Evans Bay on Wellington Harbour after it crashed through a wooden barrier into the ocean below.

Your playlist will load after this ad

The car looks to have crashed through a wooden barrier, ending up in the ocean. Source: 1 NEWS

The incident occurred around 2pm this afternoon.

Fire and Emergency NZ were filmed by 1 NEWS cutting away parts of a small white hatchback and freeing a person trapped inside.

A car has crashed into water in Evans Bay, Wellington. Source: 1 NEWS

The person was hoisted up a seawall on a stretcher and taken to hospital with moderate injuries.