Fatal crash: Waipapa Road, Wharepapa South

Police can confirm a person has died following the earlier single-vehicle crash on Waipapa Road, Wharepapa South.

Police were notified of the crash just after 6.15pm.

A second person was transported to hospital in a serious condition.

The road remains closed and diversions are in place.

An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.

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