Fatal crash in Waikato

Fatal crash in Waikato

Waikato

One person has died following a collision between a car and a truck in Otorohanga.

The crash occurred on State Highway 3, near Awatane Road, shortly after 11pm.

A woman — the car's front seat passenger — died at the scene.  The male driver was seriously injured and taken to Waikato Hospital.

The truck driver was uninjured.

A Serious Crash Unit investigation is now underway.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre