A seriously injured woman has been found trapped in a crashed car with the body of her husband.
Police say the man died after the car ran off a driveway and rolled down a steep bank north of Napier on Sunday, and his wife was trapped in the car overnight.
The car was discovered on Monday morning by the owners of a rural Puketapu Road property,
The couple had visited a rural Puketapu Road property on Sunday evening, and the property owners found the car on Monday morning.
The woman has been taken to Hawke's Bay Hospital with serious injuries.