Gisbourne District Fatal Crash
Location: Ormond, Gisborne District
Short description: Fatal crash
One person is dead as a result of a
crash between a car and a truck at Ormond in the Gisborne
District early this morning.
Emergency services were
called to the scene on State Highway 2 at 12.40 am but
confirmed the sole female occupant of the car was deceased
on their arrival.
The collision caused the truck, which
was carrying empty milk crates, to tip over. The driver
however suffered no injuries.
At this stage the cause of
the crash is unknown. A Police Serious Crash Investigator is
on scene and a full investigation is under way.
Diversions have been put in place around the crash site
however these will cause minimal disruption to normal
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