Driver uninjured after hitting cow

The crash happened on Oropi Road, about 200m south of Wood Road. File photo.

A driver has escaped injuries after hitting a cow on Oropi Road, Tauranga, this morning. 

A police media spokesperson says police were alerted to an accident at 8.37am involving a car hitting a cow on Oropi Road, about 200m south of Wood Road. 

“There was some debris on the road but the vehicle involved is on the side of the road and awaiting a tow. 

“It looks as though ambulance were advised but more as a precaution - the driver of the car did not appear badly injured.” 

Police say there is no word on the status of the cow.

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