Truck crashes down bank
as the driver was travelling north towards Blenheim.
The male driver was taken to Wairau Hospital by ambulance following the single vehicle crash, which happened between Wests and Ure roads. He was later released.
Wairau Hospital’s duty nurse manager said the man had suffered ‘‘minor injuries’’ and was deemed well enough to leave. Three fire units also attended.
The truck was believed to have been transporting meat at the time of the accident.