Update: Serious Crash – Kumara Junction Highway, Hokitika - Tasman
Police can confirm one person has died following the earlier crash on the Kumara Junction Highway (SH 6), between Seaview Hill Road and Keogans Road.
The crash, between a van and a car, was reported around 1:10pm.
Three other people have been injured as a result of the crash.
The road remains closed and diversions are in place.
An investigation is underway to establish the circumstances.