Motorcyclist dies in Taranaki crash

A motorcyclist was killed when his machine and a car collided in Taranaki this morning.

Emergency services were called to the scene on State Highway 45, south of Okato, at 7.20am.

An ambulance spokesman said the motorcyclist died at the scene and the driver of the car was taken to Taranaki Base Hospital in New Plymouth with serious injuries.


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