Update of crash in Mercer - passenger has died

Update of crash in Mercer - passenger has died

National News

Police are still at the scene of a vehicle crash in Waikato today.

The crash has happened on a forest track off Mercer Ferry Road, at about 3.12pm. 

The female passenger in the vehicle at the time, has died and the male driver has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition.

The Serious Crash Unit will be investigating and are currently at the scene.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre