One person has died and another injured in a serious crash
south of Auckland last night.
The collision between a car and a truck occurred on State
Highway 2 at Mangatawhiri shortly before 10.30pm.
One person died at the scene, ambulance northern
communications shift manager Ptrece Gosney-Payne said.
A second person sustained moderate injuries, but was not
transported to hospital.
Police, fire and ambulance all attended the scene of the
Diversions were in place at the junctions with Koheroa Rd and
State Highway 1 overnight, but have now been removed, police