Update: Fatal crash, Stock Road, Hastings

Update: Fatal crash, Stock Road, Hastings

Eastern

Police can confirm one person has died following a crash in Bridge Pa, Hastings, between a truck and a motorcycle.

It happened on Stock Road, near the intersection with Irongate Road West, around 8:30am.

The motorcycle rider was pronounced dead at the scene.  A second person, the pillion passenger on the motorbike, is in a stable condition in Hawke's Bay Hospital. 

Investigations into the crash are ongoing, and local diversions remain in place.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre