One killed in crash near Beaumont

Motorists are being asked to avoid the area around Rongahere Road, Beaumont, following a fatal accident this afternoon.

Police report they were notified at 3:36pm of a vehicle that had crashed and rolled.

A Police media spokesman said emergency services were called, but the occupant of the vehicle  died at the scene.

Police are still at the scene of, diversions would be put in place, he said.

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