Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
Police are at the scene of a serious crash on Cobham Drive (State Highway 1), Kilbirnie.
Emergency services were alerted to the car vs tree crash near the intersection of Evans Bay Parade at around 5:47am.
The westbound lane is closed. Motorists are advised to avoid the area or to expect delays.
Diversions are in place.
Issued by Police Media Centre