One person dead following fatal crash in Kaitaia

By Te Ao - Māori News

A woman has died following a single-vehicle crash in Kaitaia, police have confirmed.

Emergency services were alerted to the crash on Pukepoto Road in Kaitaia just before 3am.

The woman died at the scene.

Two other people received moderate injuries and have been treated at Kaitaia Hospital.

The road is currently closed with diversions in place at Kaitaia-Awaroa Road/Okahu Road and Okahu Road/Pukepoto Road.