NZ police are responding to fatal crash, Linton

Police can confirm a person has died following a crash between a light truck and a van on SH57 earlier this afternoon.

The sole occupant of the van died at the scene.

The sole occupant of the light truck was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The road is expected to remain closed for another hour.

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