Te Puke Highway has reopened following a fatal crash at 2.30 this afternoon.
Three vehicles were involved in the crash, and the driver of one of the vehicles - an 18 year old man - died at the scene. The man was a resident of Te Puke.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating and Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the crash who has not yet spoken to us. Please call Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.
No further information is available at this stage.
Issued by Police Media Centre.