UPDATE: Serious crash, Wairoa
Police can now confirm one person has died following a
single-vehicle crash in Wairoa this morning.
went down a bank on Tiniroto Road, between Wainwright Road
and Ruakituri Road, about 5.45am.
The driver, the sole
occupant of the vehicle, died at the scene.
Crash Unit is examining the
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