Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
One person has died following a two-vehicle crash.
One person has died following a crash on Wairiri Road, Glentunnel.
The two-vehicle crash occurred about 10:50pm.
When Police arrived one person was located critically injured while another had received moderate injuries.
A rescue helicopter was dispatched, but the critically injured man died before being transported to hospital.
The road was closed for a number of hours while the Serious Crash Unit examined the scene.
It has now reopened.
Issued by Police Media Centre