Person dies after being hit by car near Tūrangi

By Te Ao - Māori News

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car near Tūrangi on Saturday night.

Police said they were alerted to the crash on SH41 at Tokaanu, near Tūrangi shortly before midnight on Saturday.

The road was closed for some time.

An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.