A person has died after being hit be a vehicle south of Otaki this morning.
Police were called to the incident at 5.02am and enquiries are ongoing.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating and the road will be closed for some time.
Diversions are in place on Addington Rd for southbound traffic and Te Waka Rd for northbound traffic, which will add time to driver’s journeys.
We ask motorists to please be patient.
Issued by the Police Media Centre