Traffic diverted after fatal crash at Waitakaruru
One person died and another was seriously injured after a two-car crash on State Highway 2 at Waitakaruru, in the Waikato District.
Three other people involved in the crash were reported to have moderate injuries.
A helicopter was called to the scene.
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating.
Diversions were in place off State Highway 2 at Mangatawhiri Road and at State Highway 25.