UPDATE: Serious Crash, Waiouru - Central
One person has died following a crash on State Highway 1
north of Waiouru.
The crash, involving a car and a
truck, occurred about 3.45pm.
There were no other
Police ask motorists to avoid the
area if possible as the road remains
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