NZ police are responding to fatal crash at Maramarua, Waikato

A person has died following a serious collision between a horse and a vehicle on SH2 at about 2.40am in Maramarua, Waikato.

One person died at the scene and two people were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The horse needed to be euthanased.

Police enquiries into the collision continue.

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