Two people are dead and four are injured after their vehicle
lost control and ended up in a ditch in Manawatu overnight.
The crash happened on State Highway 56 near Longburn, south
of Palmerston North, about 1.30am, Acting Detective Sergeant
Shelley Ross said.
Two adult passengers died and four other occupants were taken
to Palmerston North Hospital for treatment.
Two of the injured remained in a critical condition, Ms Ross
She asked any witnesses to phone her on 06 351