One dead following crash on Kopu-Hikuai Road
Update: One person has died as a result of the serious crash between a car and motorcycle on the Kopu-Hikuai Road yesterday.
The deceased was on the motorcycle.
The collision occurred 15km from Kopu about 3.45pm on Sunday.
SH 25A / Kopu-Hikuai Rd remained closed for some time while Police worked at the scene, but has now reopened.
Earlier, Saturday, 4.40pm:
Police advise that the Kopu-Hikuai Road - State Highway 25A - is closed after a serious crash this afternoon.
The collision between a car and a motorcycle occurred 15km from Kopu about 3.45pm.
The Serious Crash Unit has been advised.
Motorists are asked to delay travel or use alternate routes.
It is unknown at this stage if there have been any injuries.
Further information will be released when available.
At the scene? Phone 0800 SUNLIVE or email firstname.lastname@example.org