1 Nov 2016

One dead in Waikato crash

12:54 pm on 1 November 2016

One person has died after a car crash near Matamata in Waikato this morning.

Police tape up at a cordon.

Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

Emergency services were called to Maiseys Road at Waharoa at about 10am.

Police said one person died at the scene and another received moderate injuries.

Maiseys Road was closed for several hours while the Serious Crash Unit investigated but had since re-opened.