One person has died following a crash on Makirikiri Rd, in Turakina this afternoon.
Police were notified of the crash, involving a single vehicle, about 3pm.
The driver died at the scene.
Six passengers have minor-to-moderate injuries and have been assessed by ambulance staff.
The road is closed, and will be for some time.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.
Issued by the Police Media Centre