A 23-year-old man has died following a two vehicle crash on State Highway 3 at Whangaehu, south of Whanganui at around 12:30pm today.
The driver of the second vehicle has been transported to Whanganui Hospital with moderate injuries.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating and the road will be closed for some time.
Diversions are in place which will add significant time to people’s journeys, we ask motorists to please be patient.
Issued by the Police Media Centre