Two persons dead in Taihape crash

Two persons dead in Taihape crash

Central

State Highway 1 north of Taihape is now open as investigations continue into a fatal vehicle crash north of Taihape.

Emergency services were notified about 10.15pm last night of the crash, in which two persons have died. A single vehicle appears to have gone over a bank and caught fire.

The Police Serious Crash Unit was in attendance.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre

Media note: There are no further details at this time.