27 Dec 2010

Road toll now three

5:00 pm on 27 December 2010

The Christmas holiday road toll has risen to three with the death of a motorist in Raupunga in northern Hawke's Bay.

The crash occured on Putere Road at about 7.30am on Monday.

Police say there were a number of people in the car, some of whom were taken to Wairoa hospital.

No other vehicles were involved in the incident.