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Source: New Zealand Police (District News)

Police are at the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 16 in Helensville.

Emergency services were alerted at 5:31am that a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle.

Sadly, the pedestrian has died at the scene.

The Serious Crash Unit has been notofied.

Mill Road/SH16 is now closed between Parkhurst Road and Kowhai Street.

Diversions are in place but we are asking people to avoid the area if possible as there will be delays.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre

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