30 Aug 2009

Fatal crash on SH2 at Mangatawhiri

12:29 pm on 30 August 2009

One person has died in a crash on State Highway 2 at Mangatawhiri in Franklin district.

Another person was taken to Middlemore Hospital in serious condition following the two-car collision, near McPherson Rd, at about 6.30am on Sunday.

The road was closed for more than four hours as emergency services cleared the scene of the crash.