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Rescue helicopter takes man to hospital after car hits powerpole in Auckland

One person is in a serious condition after a crash in Auckland's Waimauku.

The sole vehicle involved hit a power pole on Foster Rd at about 2.10pm on Friday, a police spokesperson said.

One person suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital by Auckland's Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

Part of Foster Rd is closed and was expected to be closed for some time, police said.