Fatal crash in the Coromandel
Police can now confirm one person has died following a crash on Tairua Road/SH25 in Coromandel.
The single-vehicle crash happened south of Pukepoto around 12:30pm.
A second person was taken to Waikato Hospital in a critical condition, says a police spokesperson.
"The road will remain closed until around 11pm tonight.
|Diversions are in place but motorists are advised to avoid the area.|