18 Oct 2010

SH3 reopened after fatal crash near Otorohanga

4:51 pm on 18 October 2010

State Highway 3 near Otorohanga in King Country has reopened following a fatal crash at 1.45pm on Monday.

One woman died on impact and the driver of another vehicle received moderate to serious injuries.

Police say it appears a southbound car crossed the centreline and collided with a northbound utility.

A detour was put in place as police and emergency services attended the crash scene.