Police can advise that one person has died overnight following a serious crash in Kaitaia.
The crash occurred at the intersection of State Highway 1 and Kitchen Road at around 9.15pm on Sunday.
One person taken to Kaitaia Hospital has since died.
A second person has sustained serious injuries, with three other people suffering moderate injuries as a result of the crash.
The road has since reopened and the Police investigation into the circumstances of the crash remains ongoing.
Jarred Williamson/NZ Police