Police have released information to the public in relation to two recent fatal car crashes.
Fatal crash, SH23, Raglan
One person has died following a crash on State Highway 23, south of Raglan yesterday.
The single-vehicle crash was reported to Police just after 11.30pm.
The vehicle’s single occupant died at the scene.
The road has reopened.
An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Fatal crash – Herekino
Police can confirm that a person has died following in a serious crash on the Kaitaia-Awaroa Road, Herekino this morning.
Emergency services responded to the crash involving a single vehicle shortly before 1am. Sadly, one person died at the scene. Three other people were taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Serious Crash Unit have completed their examination of the crash scene and the roads have now re-opened.
The circumstances of the crash remain under investigation.