Fatal crash - Birkenhead, Waitemata

Fatal crash - Birkenhead, Waitemata

Waitemata

Police are currently at the scene of a fatal crash on Waipa Road, Birkenhead.

Police were called just before midday after a bus and van collided.

The driver of the van has died at the scene.

There were no passengers on the bus, the driver has minor injuries and is receiving medical treatment.

Serious Crash Unit is investigating.

Waipa Road is closed and diversions are in place. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

We have no further information available at this early stage.

ENDS

Shelley Nahr/NZ Police