UPDATE: Serious crash, Northland

UPDATE: Serious crash, Northland

Northland

Police can now confirm one person has died in a crash at Ruakaka.

The crash, involving three vehicles, occurred on State Highway 1 about 6.55pm.

One person died at the scene and two others sustained minor injuries.

Diversions are in place along Springfield, Ormiston and Mountfield roads for light vehicles only.

Heavy vehicles will be diverted through State Highways 12 and 14.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre