One person is dead following a crash in Waimangua near Rotorua on Saturday morning.
The crash involving a motorbike and car occurred about 11am at the intersection of SH38 and Okaro Rd in Waimangua.
One person died in the crash and a second person was injured.
The Easter Road toll currently stands at four.
There were no deaths on the road during Easter last year when NZ was in level four lockdown.