Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
One person has died following a crash on Windwhistle Road (State Highway 77) this afternoon.
A car collided with a tree at around 2.45pm and the driver – the sole occupant of the car – was killed.
The road remains closed around the crash scene and traffic is being diverted where possible.
Motorists are asked to delay travel where they can, or expect delays.
Issued by Police Media Centre.