Motorcyclist killed in Crown Range crash

A rider is dead after the motorcycle they were on collided with a van on the Crown Range road this afternoon.

Police were called to the scene midway between Wanaka and Queenstown just before 5pm.

It is not known if the rider was a man or woman. 

The road is closed and motorists will need to use State Highway 6 via Cromwell until it is reopened.

 

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