22 Aug 2012

Driver killed in Ngaruawahia collision

7:30 am on 22 August 2012

A driver was killed when his car collided with a truck in Waikato late on Tuesday night.

The accident happened just after 11pm on State Highway 1 at Ngaruawahia.

The collision sent the car into a roadside drain and the truck ended up on its side, with the truck driver suffering moderate injuries.

The road was closed for a while but has since reopened.