UPDATE: Serious crash, Pukekohe

Police can advise a motorcyclist has died following a crash with a ute in Pukekohe around 8:20pm this evening.

The crash occurred on Helvetia Road.

The road will be closed for a number of hours while the Serious Crash Unit examine the scene.

Diversions remain in place at Gun Club Road and Birdwood Road.

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