One person is dead and two others are seriously injured after
a serious crash on a Wellington highway this morning.
Emergency services closed State Highway 58 over the Haywards
Hill, between Pauatahanui and SH2, after the crash shortly
Senior Sergeant Pete Theobald of police central
communications said one person died in the three-vehicle
crash. Two other people were taken to hospital with serious
The road is expected to remain closed for several hours while
the police serious crash unit investigates.
Motorists are asked to avoid the area or delay travel.